Scientists who changed history: Walter Bauer
February 05, 2021
Germany, the roaring 1920's: Scientific research is flourishing and Walter Bauer's passion for chemistry lands him a job at the Röhm & Haas company to develop modern plastics. A serendipitous accident in his research lab leads to the discovery of the shatter-resistant glass we now know as Plexiglas.
Watch the story of Walter Bauer in Eni's new MINDS series, where we travel through time seeking scientists.