Botanist. Actual, Flemish name: Rembert Dodoens.
Author of the "Cruydeboek" (Herbs-book).
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Geologist. He renounced his vows as a Jesuit priest to follow his scientific...
Flemish chemist, physiologist and physician. Amongst his many scientific achi...
Geographer. Born Flanders, son of a poor cobbler. "Mercator" is the Latin t...
Chemist, Industrialist, Belgian. At age 23 Ernest and his brother Alfred de...
Born Ghent. Scientist (mathematics, astronomy, meteorology, anthropology, s...
Mad, bad and dangerous to know.
You have nothing to lose but your chains!
Nurse who helped soldiers escape from occupied Belgium during WW1.
Fell in love in Brussels.