Researchers of the natural sciences
  • Borlaug, Norman - Agricultural scientist, the "father of the Green Revolution"
  • Dawkins, Richard - British zoologist, author of The Selfish Gene
  • Franklin, Benjamin - 18th century American printer, inventor and statesman
  • Milsted, Carl S., Jr. - Physicist, author, libertarian theoretical activist (self-described)
  • Mullis, Kary B. - 1993 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for invention of the Polymerase Chain Reaction method
  • Ruwart, Mary - Pharmaceutical research scientist, author of Healing Our World, 2008 LP presidential aspirant