Listing of all people mentioned in historical and other notes in “A New Kind of Science”

The countries given for people are based on countries currently at the relevant geographic locations.

The printed book included death dates only for people who died up to 2002.

(6 columns, 487 rows)

## Examples

### Basic Examples

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### Analysis

Total number of people mentioned:

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Make a word cloud of the countries from which NKS people come:

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Plot a histogram of birth years:

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Fraction of people referenced who are deceased:

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Histogram of ages at death of people referenced:

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Make the corresponding plot for people who died before 1800:

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Make word clouds of countries by century of birth:

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Show the top 20 people by the number of pages on which they are mentioned:

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Plot the number of mentions of people in each 10-page section of the book:

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## Bibliographic Citation

Wolfram Research,
"People Mentioned in Stephen Wolfram’s “A New Kind of Science”"
from the Wolfram Data Repository.
(2017)
https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.64419.data

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