William Whewell (1794-1866) was born in Lancaster.

Lancaster University has a Richardson Institute for Conflict and Peace Research, named after Lewis Fry Richardson (1881-1953), author of The mathematical psychology of war (1919), Statistics of deadly quarrels (1950), &c.

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