Inventor Of The Week

Lloyd Augustus Hall born June 20, 1894 and died January 2, 1971 was an African American chemist who contributed to the science of food preservation. By the end of his career, Hall had amassed 59 United States patents, and a number of his inventions were also patented in other countries. Here is a list of…

Inventor Of The Week

Shirley Ann Jackson born August 5, 1946) is an American physicist, and the eighteenth president of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She received her Ph.D. in physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1973, becoming the first African-American woman to earn a doctorate at MIT in nuclear physics. Dr. Shirley Jackson was the first black…

Inventor Of The Week

Born Marie Van Britton in Jamaica, Queens, New York City, in 1966 she had the idea for a home surveillance device. She applied for a patent along with her husband Albert Brown in 1966 for a closed circuit television security system. They created a system for a motorized camera to show images on a monitor….

Inventor Of The Week

I am not sure where you all stay but I live in the Great State of TEXAS where it is HOT! No for real though, I am surprised at the winter we are having this year because it is normally HOT all year around. But when it really matters is in the Summer the heat…