in A Dictionary of Scientists
January 1999; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Biographical Studies. 394 words.
(1894–1966) Belgian astronomer and cosmologist
Lemaître was born at Charleroi in Belgium. After serving in World War I, he studied at the University of Louvain in Belgium from...
in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors
January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 10 words.
Belgian astronomer and cosmologist.
in World Encyclopedia
P ublished online January 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 65 words.
Belgian astrophysicist who formulated the Big Bang theory for the origin of the Universe. He saw the origins of the