George Washington Carver Facts

George Washington Carver, the man who is known as the father of chemurgy (a branch of chemistry), is one of the most famous scientists in history. What makes him so interesting is a long list of accomplishments during his life which includes numerous inventions, research projects, and peanut innovations. During a time in history when many African Americans did not attend college, he received both his bachelors and masters degree. Find out more facts and information about this accomplished scientist below, including why his mother made him empty his pockets as a young kid, and where the George Washington Carver National Monument stands.

George Washington Carver General Facts

George Washington Carver Achievement Facts