chronometer

Who invented the Chronometer?

The Search for the Longitude, a Vital Reckoning for Navigation Gemma Frisius and Christian Huyghens both tried to invent a chronometer, but it was John...

Compass

Who invented the Compass?

Compass and the Compass Rose, an invention that changed sea travel. A brief history of the compass and the compass rose. A form of compass that...

Who invented the Railway

Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806 -1859) British Engineer and Inventor. Brunel not only developed a railway but also steamships, bridges and tunnels. His celebrated works and...

Who invented the Aircraft

The first powered aircraft flight by Orville and Wilbur Wright took place at Kitty Hawk, NC, on 17th Dec 1903. Find out more about the...

Who invented the Airplane

Celebrate this August holiday by learning the history of the Wright Brothers, along with a fun activity that is great for kids and adults alike. National...

Who invented the Plane

The Wright Brothers a fascinating story. Two Brothers who owned a bycycle factory and were interested in flying machines as a hobby were the first to build...

airbag

Who invented the Airbag

Airbags have been the largest occupant safety innovation in the automobile industry since the introduction of the lap/shoulder seatbelt. Automobile airbags are designed to save lives...