A great French scientist on the internationalism of science


Edelfelt's Pasteur
Louis Pasteur in his Paris laboratory, ca. 1885 (by Albert Edelfelt)
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“Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.”

Louis Pasteur (d. 1895)

Posted from Paris, France



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