This infographic from Tech-FAQ takes a look at some world-famous dropouts who have contributed to the development of modern technologies. People like Thomas Edison, one of the most prolific inventors who created the light bulb, motion pictures, and other devices. Or the Wright Brothers, who are known as the Fathers of Flight, creating the first airplane. These and others who did not have formal education are all featured below.
This infographic from Best College Reviews highlights the ten most important scientists of 2012 and their achievements, including: John Hafernik who revealed a parasitic fly responsible for the worldwide honey bee disappearance. Also included is Nate Silver who predicted 2012 election results accurately adding to his impressive resume of statistical prediction. More influential scientists below.