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British, Michael Faraday, The Father Of Electromagnetism Was Born This Day 226-Years Ago; September 22, 1791.

by Anura Guruge

Faraday Cage” at the BostonMuseum of Science‘ — taken by I during a June 2016 visit.

Obviously a HUGE name if you ever studied physics or went about trying to get a degree in electrical engineering. 76 more words

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ON THIS DAY: September 22, 2017

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“The important thing is to know how to take all things quietly.”
—Michael Faraday.

Thought For Today

Cosmos - The electric boy | S01E10

Michael Faraday is THE man. He is “the electric boy” and this is his story.


Watching this episode was like watching an animated documentary about a scientist’s life; and I thoroughly enjoyed it — to the point that my respect for Faraday’s contribution to science has increased manifold. 294 more words

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Wise Words with Bruce Wise

Michael Faraday
by R. Lee Ubicwedas

He read the books he bound, young Michael Faraday the drab,
obtaining an assistantship in Humphrey Davy’s lab,
experimenting with the flows of electricity, 820 more words


17-Year-Old Boy Builds Motorcycle, Grinding Machine In Benue (Photos)

 17-Year-Old Boy Builds Motorcycle, Grinding Machine In Benue (Photos)

A 17-year-old boy identified as Oloche Paul in Otada village Otukpo is most likely to be rated among great inventors and developers like Steve Jobs, Nikola Tesla, James watt, Alexander Bell, Charles Babbage, Michael Faraday among others in the nearest future as a result of his ability to construct and develop machines in his own ways. 278 more words


Electromagnetism and the Modern Age

If one had to rate the greatest discoveries of all time, electricity would rank high on any list. Most of the modern world is powered by electricity. 1,319 more words