A man whose law is taught in school laboratories across the country, one of the founding fathers of the United States, and the creator of the first computer, all feature in a series of commemorative Royal Mail stamps marking The Royal Society's 350th anniversary year.
The ten stamps focus on past fellows of the society, all of whom made a significant contribution to scientific endeavour. Take a look, with the Royal Society's Executive Secretary, Stephen Cox.
Images courtesy Royal Mail, Troika Photos and Getty Images. Music courtesy KPM Music.
Slideshow production by Paul Kerley. Publication date 25 February 2010.
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