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The Development of Submarine Communications Cable

Have you ever wondered how we can get news all around the world so easy? How are all information on the internet transmitted around the world? 518 more words


Lord Kelvin (1824-1907)

British mathematical physicist and engineer William Thomson, who is better known as Lord Kelvin, was born in Belfast in 1824. Thomson is best known today for inventing the international system of absolute temperature, stated in units of kelvin, which bear his name. 253 more words