Gifted physicists, chemists, physiologists and economists – they are not just symbols of our past achievements, they are our modern heritage as well.
It seems as if it was yesterday when I read some articles about burning scientific challenges and came across the Poincaré conjecture. It was thought to be unproved but Grigori Perelman managed to make a real breakthrough!
It is a common thing that Russian scientists contribute not only to science but everyday life too. However, sometimes their own lives are overshadowed by tragic events.