Science questions This is a list of recently added questions about science. Play science quiz and see all the questions. Who is referred to as the "Father of microscopical anatomy, histology, physiology and embryology"?Marcello Malphigi. Marcello Malpighi was an Italian biologist and physician, the first person to see capillaries in animals. His name bears to several physiological features related to the biological excretory system, such as the Malpighian corpuscles and Malpighian pyramids of the kidneys and the Malpighian tubule system of insects.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 37% Joseph PriestleyJoseph Priestley39Bruno HoffmanBruno Hoffman56Alois SenefelderAlois Senefelder44Marcello MalphigiMarcello Malphigi84inventors riddles » Who coined the term "gas"?Jan van Helmont. Jan Baptist van Helmont (1580–1644) was a Flemish chemist, physiologist, and physician. He worked during the years just after Paracelsus and the rise of iatrochemistry, and is sometimes considered to be "the founder of pneumatic chemistry". Van Helmont is remembered today largely for his ideas on spontaneous generation, his 5-year tree experiment, and his introduction of the word "gas" (from the Greek word chaos) into the vocabulary of science.Created by: Tschukavery hard 37% Cornelis van NielCornelis van Niel34Julius von MayerJulius von Mayer54Jan IngenhouszJan Ingenhousz54Jan van HelmontJan van Helmont87gases riddles » Nikola Tesla never invented..?Nuclear reactor. Nikola Tesla (1856 –1943) was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system. Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest inventors of all time, never invented a nuclear reactor from the inventions mentioned.Created by: Tschukaaverage 67% electricity supply systemelectricity supply system12nuclear reactornuclear reactor122radioradio21 death ray death ray25technical riddles » What is the study of fruits and seeds called?Carpology - the branch of botany that studies the structure of fruits and seeds. Created by: Tschukahard 43% PalynologyPalynology60RodologyRodology48AgrostologyAgrostology100CarpologyCarpology160fruits riddles » A hypothetical particle that always moves faster than light is called what?Tachyon. Most physicists believe that faster than light particles cannot exist because they are not consistent with the known laws of physics. If such particles did exist, they could be used to send signals faster than light, which would lead to violations of causality. Despite those arguments, experiments have been conducted to search for them, but no compelling evidence has been found.Created by: Ninjaihard 44% bradyonbradyon24luxonluxon89leptonlepton35tachyontachyon121universe riddles » Which Persian scholar authored The Canon of Medicine, a standard medical encyclopedia at many medieval universities?Avicenna was a Persian polymath who is regarded as one of the most significant physicians, astronomers, thinkers and writers of the Islamic Golden Age. He has been described as the father of early modern medicine. Of the 450 works he is known to have written, around 240 have survived, including 150 on philosophy and 40 on medicine.Created by: Ninjaihard 58% RhazesRhazes78AvicennaAvicenna355SibawayhSibawayh100Ibn TufailIbn Tufail74medicine riddles » The study of cats is called...Felinology is concerned with studying the anatomy, genetics, physiology, and breeding of domestic and wild cats. The term is of Latin-Greek origin and comes from the Latin word felinus (of cats, feline) and the Greek word logos (science).Created by: Ninjaihard 58% phenologyphenology52fetologyfetology18felinologyfelinology117phrenologyphrenology12cats riddles » What is the smallest perfect number?6. A perfect number is a positive integer that is equal to the sum of its proper positive divisors, excluding the number itself. Equivalently, a perfect number is a number that is half the sum of all of its positive divisors (including itself).Created by: Ninjaihard 55% 66119282811227412812812numbers riddles » Who was Sándor Ferenczi?A psychoanalyst. Sándor Ferenczi was a Hungarian psychoanalyst, a key theorist of the psychoanalytic school and a close associate of Sigmund Freud. His willingness to work with the most difficult of patients led him to develop a theory of more active intervention, rather than Freud's "classical" method of neutral interpretation.Created by: Ninjaieasy 75% a physicista physicist32a composera composer12a psychoanalysta psychoanalyst193a writera writer20Hungary riddles » What is the study of proverbs called?Paremiology is the study concerned with defining proverbs, main proverb features, origin, and categorization of proverbs. It has application in a number of fields. For example, it has been used to study abstract reasoning of children, acculturation of immigrants, intelligence, cultural themes, etc.Created by: Ninjaihard 59% ludologyludology32textual scholarshiptextual scholarship10dittographydittography32paremiologyparemiology108languages riddles » Play science quiz and see all the questions.