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Portrait: Alan Adler, inventor of the AeroPress and Aerobie

Meet the inventor of the Aerobie flying disc and AeroPress coffee maker! – A portrait by David Friedman.


Thomas Edison

Thomas Alva Edison was born on 11 February 1847(-18 October 1931) in Milan, Ohio. He was an American businessman and inventor.


Using Design View in a Drawing

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Dave Breiner

You have an assembly containing several sub-assemblies. You would like to create a drawing of one of the sub-assemblies with a parts list for that sub-assembly. 345 more words


Lee DeForest was Born Today in 1873

1873 ~ Lee DeForest, Inventor of the triode vacuum tube, possibly the most significant invention that made radio possible.

Lee DeForest was born in 1873 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. 160 more words

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5 Famous Inventors Who Stole Their Big Idea

This Cracked article purports that Galileo, Alexander Graham Bell, Einstein, Edison, and Alexander Fleming stole their greatest inventions. I think “stole” is too strong; “built upon” or “borrowed” or even “refined” would be more accurate. 15 more words

Woodland Critter Cleaning Deterrent

I’d like to tell you about a famous ancestor of mine who became a celebrity largely thanks to her eyebrow-raising lifestyle choices.

Her name?

Snow White Crumpet. 310 more words