Einstein wrote theoretical physics based on his understanding of music notation
Louis Pasteur first trained to become a portrait artist. He wrote that he was able to visualize and imagine chemical bonds because of his art training
George Washington Carver drew and painted landscapes and flora extensively during his formative years
The Root-Bernsteins are MacArthur Fellows and have done extensive research on creativity development. 90% of topflight STEM professionals have fine arts backgrounds in visual arts or music.