Who invented Steam Power?

All steam technology derives from the principle that water vapor occupies more space than the liquid water from which it was produced. This is due to the...

The Innovations Of The Industrial Revolution

Technological And Industrial Innovations Developed In Great Britain Arguably the technological and industrial innovations developed during the industrial revolution were essential for the full development...

Plastic

Who invented first Plastic

The Story of Plastic: Discovery, Invention, and Practical Use. History of Plastic: Facts, Stats, and Recycling Information. From taking out the trash to adjusting your seat...

Who invented the first Tobacco

By the time European explorers arrived in the New World, the tobacco plant was already employed in various ritual, social and medical customs. An Agricultural History...

steam engine

Who invented Steam Engine

James Watt. Scottish Inventor of the Double-Acting Steam Engine. Eighteenth century Scottish technician James Watt is credited for improving Newcomen’s steam pump design. Scottish inventor James Watt...

Who invented the Brick

History of the Brick: Testimony to that Ubiquitous Building Unit. The brick as a standard unit of building and construction has endured through the ages....

Who invented the Plastics

You may never have heard of Belgian Leo Hendrik Baekeland, but most homes are full of products enabled by his genius. He invented plastic. From pocketbooks...

Who invented the Blue Jeans

Levi Strauss was a German-Jewish immigrant from Bavaria who arrived in New York in search of the American Dream–and he found it! When Americans think of...

Who invented the Polymers

The History of Polymers. Long-Chain Molecules which Have Become Indispensable in Modern Life. How did we come to depend on Plastic, Teflon, Nylon and Lycra? Modern life...