posted on Sep, 23 2009 @ 11:35 AM
-->a person with advanced knowledge of one or more sciences
-->A scientist, in the broadest sense, refers to any person that engages in a systematic activity to acquire knowledge or an individual that engages
in such practices and traditions that are linked to schools of thought or philosophy. ...
-->One whose activities make use of the scientific method to answer questions regarding the measurable universe. ...
-->A person who has studied science, especially one who is active in a particular field of investigation.
-->an expert in a field of study
I think an educator ought to be able to use a dictionary!! I would say Neil Armstrong meets any of the above definitions and more!!