The Bank of England has announced that the next version of the £50 note will feature a scientist, and it’s asking the public to submit names.
The Bank said that nominations can include anyone who worked in any field of science including astronomy, biology, bio-technology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, medical research, physics, technology or zoology.
Submit your nominations by December 14 at:
So, how about Sir Patrick Moore, who probably had a greater influence in attracting people to a branch of science including myself – Astronomy – than anyone else !
Regards to all,