Who Invented the Cassette Player?

Who Invented the Casset...

Who invented the cassette player? Can you guess? You probably know that before the emergence of VCDs and CDs, people listened to cassettes with their favorite songs recorded in them. But, sadly, during that time not much was actually said about the real person who invented the cassette...
Who Invented Modern-Day Handcuffs?

Who Invented Modern-Day...

The modern history of handcuffs began with W. V. Adams’ invention in 1862. What set this device apart from others before it were the adjustable ratchets. Before the Handcuffs Emerged Records show that the earliest handcuffs were the one size fits all type. Basically it consisted of...
Who Invented the Floppy Disk?

Who Invented the Floppy...

The history of the floppy disk is quite straightforward. It was invented by a team of IBM researchers led by Alan Shugart. The chief designer of Shugart’s team was David Noble. The first floppy disks became available in 1971. Development of the Floppy Disk The goal of IBM was to create...
Who Invented the Hubble Telescope?

Who Invented the Hubble...

A study of the history of the Hubble telescope will reveal it was named after the scientist Edwin Hubble. The telescope was created by numerous engineers, contractors and scientists at NASA. Work on the space telescope began in 1977. The Hubble was launched on April 25, 1990. Historical...
Who Invented the Chinese Zodiac?

Who Invented the Chines...

Who Invented the Chinese Zodiac? The Chinese Zodiac is not a “zodiac” at all since it is neither based on the constellations nor is it a division of the ecliptic. Rather it is a way to observe time in cycles. There are no written record so who invented the Chinese Zodiac. However...
Who Invented the Hydrogen Bomb?

Who Invented the Hydrog...

Portions of the development and history of the hydrogen bomb remain classified. But it is public knowledge that its chief architect was Dr. Edward Teller. The first H bomb (or thermonuclear bomb / fusion bomb) detonated was on November 1 1952 in Enewetak in the Marshall Islands. The ...
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