By: Nan C Avery
You have just invented the next multimillion dollar gadget. You worked hard perfecting the invention. The prototype is launched and everyone who has seen and used it, rave about it. You realize that you better patent it before someone steals your idea. You need to...
The most influential inventors of the 20th century
By: Sandra Piddock
The twentieth century was a remarkable time for inventions. It was the century when life as our grandfathers and great-grandfathers knew it would change beyond recognition. So who were the most influential inventors of the 20th century? Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931) Thomas Alva Edison...
By: Nan C Avery
Lord Dumpling resides in the kingdom of North Dumpling. He has a constitution, a flag and a signed nonaggression pact between H.W. Bush, President USA and him. He declared his country a separate entity after the Coast Guard cut off electricity to his island...
The seven classes of extraterrestrial close encounters
By: Lynette Alice
In 1972, astronomer J. Allen Hynek proposed that there are three types of close encounters that humans can have with beings that we would refer to as extraterrestrial in his book, The UFO Experience: A Scientific Inquiry. The aim of Hynek’s work was not...
By: Lynette Alice
Close encounters, in regards to UFO’s and extraterrestrial life, are broken down into four main categories which were primarily outlined by astronomer J. Allen Hynek. While there is always a level of disagreement as to whether UFO’s or ET’s exist, should they...
Ufos
By: Claude Morales
Flying saucers? UFOs in other words. Details, details on these devices are too numerous to say that these are well-known terrestrial phenomena of no importance. But it is proven through many accounts from witnesses that these phenomenons cannot be explained at all from our purely...
An overview on Dean Kamen's inventions
By: Jude Barton
Dean Kamen has won numerous awards and honorary degrees from some of the most prestigious institutions around the world. He holds over a 100 US patents and more than 400 world wide. Most of his patents and inventions are in the field of medical devices...
By: Nan C Avery
We are in a new generation. The listed, famous, teenage inventors were centuries old: Blaise Pascal (1642) – invented the mechanical adding machine; Anton van Leeuwenhoek (1648) microscope that led to the establishment of microbiology; Benjamin Franklin (1721) wrote articles that were widely acclaimed. (He...
By: Nan C Avery
How does one choose only ten notable inventions of the Twentieth Century when there are literally hundreds? Do we pick inventions that make life easier or do we choose inventions that save lives? Do you choose the light bulb over computer? Or, moving pictures over...
By: Sandra Piddock
Of all the inventions over time, those concerned with energy and mechanics probably have the most impact on our daily lives. Where would we be today without electricity, hydraulics, jet engines and the printing press, for example? Here - in no particular order - are...

 

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