Scientists whose careers were ruined
This is a list of Scientists whose careers were ruined because their observations or explanations conflicted with the scientific mainstream, particularly when the mainstream was biased (see liberal bias).
- Ignaz Semmelweis was ostracized by his medical peers after demonstrating that an "invisible substance" caused childbed fever in pregnant women (1840s Vienna).
- Estel Melton was being ostracized by his peers after publishing a book that disproved the theory of evolution.
- Guillermo Gonzalez lost out on a tenure track position for speaking out for intelligent design.
- Michael Behe has faced constant mockery for writing on intelligent design.