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A history of computers and the inventors involved with each computer invention milestone - a timeline with detailed history features.
Albert Einstein and other scientists told Roosevelt of Nazi Germany efforts to build an atomic bomb - the United States Government began the Manhattan Project that produced the first atomic bomb.
Research the history of famous inventions both historical and cutting edge contemporary with thousands of detailed articles, biographies, photos, and timelines. And yes all in an easy to find format A to Z.
Thomas Edison held a world record of 1093 patents for inventions such as the lightbulb and phonograph - Thomas Edison biography and timeline.
The history of the telephone covering Alexander Graham Bell and Elisha Gray - telephones from early models to todays digital cell phones and pagers.
The complete history of photography a word derived from the Greek words for light and writing first used by Sir John Herschel in 1839.
During the 16th century major changes in philosophy and science took place - often characterised as the Scientific revolution.
Facebook is the the creme de la creme of social media - learn the facinating story of who invented facebook.
The top ten most popular inventions.
Technology, science, and inventions have progressed at an accelerated rate during the hundred years of the 20th century, more so than any other century.
Some of the greatest inventions in the world at one point in time received bad predictions that they would not succeed.
The history of flight and the invention of the airplane including inventors Orville and Wilbur Wright.
Larry Page and Sergey Brin invented Google a very popular search engine.
The top ten most popular inventors.
Coca Cola was invented by Doctor John Pembert - learn the history of coca cola and other soft drinks.
Inventor Martin Cooper celebrates 30th anniversary of first portable cell phone call.
History and biographies of famous inventors with background information and patents on each invention - sp inventers
A timeline of 21st century modern inventions of 2000 and beyond
Penicillin is one of the first and still one of the most widely used antibiotic agents - derived from the Penicillium mold.
A little chewing gum history from Thomas Adams and tire chicle to the Diemer's first bubble gum.
The foundations of modern electrical science were definitely established in the Elizabethan Age.
Inventions of the 70s - the 70s began the age of the practical computer made possible by the invention of the floppy disk and the microprocessor that occurred. Page 3.
The life of Galileo Galilei, scientist, inventor, and astronomer, considered to be the Father of Scientific Reason.
A look at the life of the founder and first chairman of Microsoft.
Sample business plans than can be used to as a guideline for writing your own.
The history of the automobile it is estimated that over 100,000 patents and dozens of inventors created the modern automobile.
The first functional sewing machine was invented by French tailor Barthelemy Thimonnier who was almost killed by enraged French tailors who burnt down his factory.
The history of the telegraph and the science of telegraphy - Samuel Morse and other inventors.
The first known artificial refrigeration was demonstrated by William Cullen in 1748 - he did not use his discovery for any practical purpose - In 1805 an American inventor Oliver Evans designed the first refrigeration machine - Dr John Gorrie built a refrigerator based on the Evans design in 1844 - used to make ice to cool the air for his yellow fever patients.
Ice cream is often called The Great American Dessert find out the history behind ice cream - sundaes and cones.
A timeline of soft drink history including coca cola and pepsi cola, the inventors and history behind pop
YouTube was invented by Steve Chen, Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim out of a garage in Menlo Park.
Learn about the famous inventions of the 19th Century, a period of rapid technological progress that took place during the 1800s, when many of the inventions we still use or know about today were first invented. Written in chronological order this timeline is extremely easy to use and includes links to indepth materials on each event.
James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented basketball in 1891.
The history of Barbie dolls and inventor Ruth Handler who invented the Barbie Doll in 1959.
The history of plastic different types of and timeline of plastics.
In 1450 Johannes Gutenberg made his first printing press.
The history of steam engines - Thomas Savery patented the first crude steam engine - Thomas Newcomen invented the atmospheric steam engine that was improved on by James Watt.
The history of transportation and innovations in transportation.
The touch screen is one of the easiest to use and most intuitive of all PC interfaces making it the interface of choice for a wide variety of applications.
A jet engine operates on the application of Sir Isaac Newton's third law of physics
How did money originate - where did coins come from - who printed the first paper money.
In 1876 at the age of 29 Alexander Graham Bell invented a phone and a year later he started the Bell telephone company.
Timeline of the history of photography
History of television. black and white, color, and digital TV, cameras, video recording, and broadcast equipment, with inventors Farnsworth, Baird, Zworykin, and more.
The first thermometers were called thermoscopes, however, in 1724 Gabriel Fahrenheit invented the first mercury or modern thermometer.
An outline of the development of radio technology - radio owes its development to two other inventions the telegraph and the telephone.
The invention of the modern computer keyboard began with the invention of the typewriter
Manny Fernandez had an early idea for a laptop computer for executives however there are the 1979 designs by William Moggridge.
When you have WiFi you have the ability to connect to the internet without having to be wired to a connection.
Sample business plan - example of full business plan
Television was not invented by a single inventor instead many people working together and alone contributed to its evolution.
The oldest wheel found in archeological excavations was discovered in what was Mesopotamia and is believed to be over fifty-five hundred years old
Orville and Wilbur Wright aka the Wright Brothers invented and flew the first airplane.
Copyright notice and how to correctly use the copyright symbol.
From ARPAnet the first internet - timelines and heros that brought us to the internet including Tim Berners-Lee.
I know nothing about inventing - what do I do to make money from my new invention ideas?
Learn about the history of math and the inventions associated with mathematics.
Who invented marshmallows and marshmallow peeps and fluff?
We owe the development of the fax machine to Alexander Bain -who was granted a patent for his creation back in 1843.
The first first flush toilet was invented in 1775. Page 3.
History of railroad locomotive and train innovations - past - present - future.
The history of communication from early alphabets to the world wide web.
iPhone, Apple. Inventors.
The ancient Egyptians invented the first disposable tampons made from softened papyrus.
Black inventors the biographes - inventions and photos of inventors from George Edward Alcorn to Granvile Woods.
Events in science and invention history and July birthdays.
Albert Einstein - the biography of Albert Einstein.
The earliest washing machine the scrub board was invented in 1797 - the first electric powered washing machine in 1908.
Levi Strauss invented blue jeans - the history of denim.
Jose Rodriguez is a noted Filipino scientist and researcher who has invented methods of controlling leprosy.
The history of the internal combustion engine and early gas powered cars and inventors - Nicolas Joseph Cuglnot - Nicolaus Otto - Karl Benz - Gottlieb Daimler
Michael Faraday - his biggest breakthrough in electricity was his invention of the electric motor.
The Frenchman Louis Lumiere is often credited as inventing the first motion picture camera in 1895 - but in truth - several others had made similiar inventions around the same time.
An outline of the basics of making a prototypes - why make a prototype.
Timeline - important events in the history of electricity.
Charles Hires first sold commercial root beer to the public in 1876 at the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibition.
Understanding the basics about electricity: protons and electrons electricity electricity nucleus of an atom kerosene lamps charge of a proton
Ancient timekeeping - sun and water clocks - mechanical and quartz clocks - time standards - time zones.
A history of the X-Ray and the invention of x-ray machine
Timeline of inventions - complete with leads to detailed articles and photos
George Stephenson is considered to be the inventor of the first steam locomotive engine for railways
Biography of inventor Thomas Edison - Edson's Early Life
Elisha Graves Otis did not actually invent the first elevator - he invented the brake used in modern elevators, and his brakes made skyscrapers a practical reality.
Space War Pong Nintendo - the history of computer games and video console games - Video game history is interesting even if you have never touched a joystick.
The umbrella was invented over four thousand years ago there is evidence of umbrellas in the ancient art and artifacts of Egypt Assyria Greece and China.
Considered a peasants meal in Italy for centuries modern pizza is attributed to baker Raffaele Esposito of Naples.
Bicycle, the modern vehicle name dates from 1869 and whose precursor was the velocipede.
Information on laser history including the Ruby and Maser Laser Gordon Gould Arthur Schawlow Theodore Maiman
The electron microscope was co-invented by Germans, Max Knott and Ernst Ruska in 1931, Page 2.
Historians who accept the early steam powered vehicles as being automobiles - also accept Nicolas Cugnot as being the inventor of the first automobile.
The 18th century gave birth to the first Industrial Revolution - the birth of modern manufacturing when steam engines replaced animal labor.
Chronicle of the evolution of rotary wing aircraft - helicopter pioneers and inventors profiled.
Biography of George Washington Carver - an explorer and innovator of agricultural science.
Twenty thousand vacuum tubes later the ENIAC computer is born and John Mauchly and John Presper Eckert are the proud parents.
Agapito Flores has been acclaimed by some as being the inventor of the first fluorescent lamp - is this true?
The humble zipper is just a few inches of interlocking metal teeth that has changed the way we dress forever. Learn how the humble zipper earned its name and who invented it. You will not believe what the first zippers looked like
Golf history - including origins of the game - history of golfing rules - and who invented golf courses - clubs - balls
The history of vitamins: polish scientist medical innovations yale researchers rice husks
The first modern steam engine was the invention of James Watt Learn about the early life of James Watt
Elon Musk. Inventors.
Eye glasses were invented in Italy around 1284. Page 3.
Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web and HTML or hypertext markup language.
The history of parachutes dates back to medieval days.
In 1950 Diners Club issued their credit card to pay restaurant bills however credit has been around a long time.
During the 17th century major changes in philosophy and science took place,often characterised as a scientific revolution.Page 1 of 2 goes from 1600 to 1650.
American football is a distinct type of football that developed in the United States in the 19th century from soccer and rugby football.
Who invented the brassiere - included is a fun photo gallery and list of current patents.
The inventors behind the games and the history of sports equipment.
The history of peanut butter.: george washington carver john harvey kellogg crop peanuts who invented peanut butter ancient incas
The word lamp is derived from the Greek word lampas meaning torch.
Tips on writing descriptions for a patent application.
Short essays on several inventors including Westinghouse Edison and Tesla connected to the field of electricity and electrical theory - Electricity fundamentals positive and negative Nikola Tesla charges electrons and the atom conductors and insulators electrical currents voltage - current and resistance.
An electric vehicle or EV by definition will use an electric motor for propulsion rather than being powered by a gasoline-powered motor.
Eli Whitney patented the cotton gin on March 14 1794.
John Fitch made the first successful trial of a steamboat and Robert Fulton invented the first successful steamboat - the Clermont
MDMA or ecstasy began as a 1913 patent belonging to the Merck Chemical Company.
Dr Hans Von Ohain and Sir Frank Whittle are recognized as the co-inventors of the jet engine - Von Ohain and Whittle were working separately on the jet engine and knew nothing of the others work.
The agricultural revolution was a period of agricultural development between the 18th century and the end of the 19th century, which saw a massive and rapid increase in agricultural productivity and vast improvements in farm technology.
Patent biography and history information about famous inventions.
To patent an idea is a dream come true for the inspiring inventor.
A brief history of LSD and Albert Hofmann - yes the process used to synthesize the drug is considered an invention.
The history of small firearms - timeline. Page 2.
From cave paintings to the quill pen - How ink paper and pens were all invented.
Sir Hugh Beaver was the inventor of the concept of Guinness World Records.
What is the story behind the co-founder of Apple Computers Steve Jobs
James Hargreaves invented the spinning jenny: spinning jenny james hargreaves james hargreaves spinning jenny daughter jenny flying shuttle
Luther Simjian invented the first ATM machine or hole in the wall banking.
Timeline depicting the history of newspapers. Page 4.
In 1829 scientists discovered that it was the compound called salicin in willow plants which gave you the pain relief and this led to the manufacturing of Aspirin.
Several inventors have been credited as having invented the first ice cream cone
A microchip is a set of interconnected electronic components that are etched or imprinted on a onto a tiny chip of a semiconducting material.
The empty pie plates of the Frisbie Baking Company become the prototype for the Frisbee - inventor Walter Frederick Morrison sold his Pluto Platter to Wham-O for one million dollars.
The first patent for bar code was issued to inventors Joseph Woodland and Bernard Silver on October 7 1952.
Concrete or cement that includes imbedded metal is called reinforced concrete - invented by Joseph Monier who recieved a patent in 1867
A look back at the development and history and the impact that Apple Computers has had on the history of computing.
What can you do to raise money for research or patenting or starting a business.
Henry Ford invented the assembly line for automobile manufacturing, the the designed the famous Model T.
The history of early and modern screws - Phillips Head - Robertson - square drive screws - screwdrivers.
In 1953 the first high-speed printer is developed by Remington-Rand for use on the Univac computer - All of us who use laser printers today can thank the original laser printer developed at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center.
In 1980 IBM first approached Bill Gates and Microsoft to discuss an operating system for a secret new home computer.
James Watt and his life as the inventor of the modern steam engine.
The invention of WD-40 and what does WD-40 stand for?
From birth control pills to color television Mexican inventors have contributed to creating many notable inventions.
Zenith Radio Corporation created the very first television remote control.
In 1863 Swedish industrialist Alfred Nobel invented the Nobel patent detonator used with dynamite and nitroglycerin.
Bette Nesmith Graham was a secretary who used her own kitchen blender to mix up her first batch of liquid paper.
A patent application is a legal document that you file with a patent office.
The first historical evidence of constructed roads date from about 4000 BC.
The basic steps in how to become a registered patent agent recognized by the USPTO.