A research paper that explores the work of Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus.
James Watt, Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer, renowned for his improvements of the steam engine was born on January 19, 1736, in Greenock, Scotland. The son of a ship's chandler, James had little formal education due to poor health in his...
There are lots of argument as to who or what invention should make every Filipino proud. This hub is a tribute to Philippine scientists who fought for their recognition as some of their inventions were copied and patented by other countries.
Frank Lloyd Wright made some important additions and changes top the Chicago School of Architecture. Many clients and designers applauded him, while some architects and others were shocked.
Bathing and showering, washing our hands are part of our routine cleanliness habits. We probably have given little thought to its origins in civilization, customs in society or even to the invention of the running water. Starting with the dawn...
Everything has a history. Learn about M&M's and how they helped the soldiers of World War II. The candy hasn't changed much but it is an interesting story about how a candy changed the world.
Android technology is farther along than we realize. In addition to the ethical and practical concerns raised by humanlike robots, they reveal and challenge our unconscious impulses, instincts, psychological hangups and kinks.
Inventions in the first decade of the 21st Century have run the gamut from high tech improvements of old ideas to inventions radically new and awe inspiring. The miraculous nature of invention will continue unabated well into this century. Who knows what will come next. Many of "Star Trek's"...
The invention of the airplane. From the first inventors, the Wright brothers, to modern day, to future.
The 20th century saw a lot of stuff invented. Here's 20 of them.