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AFAICT, the distinction is reasonably clear: scientist-stub is for people who dealt with science in an exploratory manner, who extended their science. This category is for professors, deans and others who didn't necessarily excel in their field but are still noted scholars. --Joy [shallot] 20:00, 19 Jun 2005 (UTC)
They may not excell but they are still scientists. I thought that maybe there was a split between exact sciences and social sciences or something. --MarSch 13:52, 20 Jun 2005 (UTC)