The 20th century saw a lot of stuff invented. Here's 20 of them.
A research paper that explores the work of Polish astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus.
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.
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...
Many important inventions took place in 19th century. And few of them revolutionized our lives. After so many years those inventions are still part of our lives. Few of them are as discussed below. Steam Boat The Scottish Engineer named Henry...
Two iron furnace historic sites capture different eras of iron smelting in early American industrial growth. Photos, maps, and more. Easy visit from Hershey, Lancaster, Philadelphia, and Baltimore.
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...
The story of Christopher Columbus and his discoveries of the world.
This hub gives a brief description of industrial revolution focussing mainly on inventions made in the spheres of textile industry, means of transport and communication, coal, iron and steel industry.
We chew gum. We write with pens. We enjoy many interesting and creative inventions, yet do we know where they came from? Read on to find out more about interesting inventions we often take for granted!