Alan Turing, the computing pioneer who became one of the most influential code breakers of World War II, has been chosen by the Bank of England to be the new face of its 50-pound note
Alan Turing will be honored on Britain's new £50 note. So many countries honor scientists, thinkers, writers, artists, while the US sticks with boring politicians.
Nerdtastic. “Alan Turing, Computing Pioneer, Will Be Honored on Britain’s £50 Note”
Cool!! -- Britain’s £50 Note Will Honor Computing Pioneer Alan Turing - The New York Times
Britain’s £50 Note Will Honor Computing Pioneer Alan Turing
Britain’s £50 Note Will Honor Computing Pioneer Alan Turing !!!
Who could be better! And a great article from on how Turing is relevant to making sense of biology and hallucinations at the same time!