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His famous inventions are used in
modern recording heads, magnetic sound for motion pictures, tape machines
and video tape recording decks.
Received a patent for electrophotography,
the history of the Xerox or photocopy machine.
A brilliant and tragic mind, Carothers
was the brains behind Dupont and the history of synthetic fibers.
Brought us the comfort zone with
Behind the invention of the far-ultraviolet
camera and spectrograph.
The game of baseball was invented
A cleric and the inventor of the
A pioneer in surgery technology.
Agricultural chemist who invented
three hundred uses for peanuts and hundreds more uses for soybeans, pecans
and sweet potatoes; and changed the history of agriculture in the south.
Invented Internet protocols.
A noted biochemist, photobiologist,
Moisture proof cellophane.
Invented and patented new lubricants,
used in high flying aircraft and NASA space missions.
In 1886, Cochran invented the dishwasher
in Shelbyville, Illinois.
Invented the "electrochemical paintbrush",
nanotechnology used in etching microchips.
The founding father of genetic engineering.
Invented Pine-Sol in 1929.
Inventor of the colt revolver.
Invented Enovid - the history of
the first oral contraceptive.
Invented the antibiotic tetracycline,
the most prescribed broad-spectrum antibiotic in the history of the United
Invented the X-Ray tube - the history
of the "Coolidge Tube".
Inventor of the modern cell phone.
The history of the inventor of the Tom Thumb locomotive and Jello.
Recieved a patent for the pyrotechnic
signaling system known as maritime signal flares.
Invented propellants for nuclear
Invented a electrostatic precipitator
called the 'Cottrell' that removed particles/pollution smoke or gases in
Ed Cox invented a pre-soaped pad with which to
Designed and sold toilet paper.
Invented the Cray Supercomputer
- the history of supercomputers.
Crosthwait holds thirty-nine patents
for heating systems and temperature regulating devices. He is known for
creating the heating system in New York City's famous Radio City Music
Invented Actar 911, the CPR mannequin.
Also known as Madame Curie - discovered
radium and furthered x-ray technology.
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