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Who Invented the Microwave?

Who Invented the Microw...

One of the fastest, most convenient and easiest ways to cook, the microwave or microwave oven is widely used in many households today. Through dielectric heating, this kitchen appliance can efficiently cook or heat various kinds of food. With the aid of radiation, it is possible to heat...
Who Invented Astrology?

Who Invented Astrology?

The Age of the Early Babylonians If you would check out the historical records of astrology, you would probably see that the people who invented astrology are the Babylonians. This belief is supported by earliest pieces of astrological documents such as the Enuma Anu Enlil. This...
Who Invented Softball?

Who Invented Softball?

Softball started as a winter version of baseball in 1887 during thanksgiving. This basically means that the game is a direct descendant of the original game. If you compare the two games you’ll notice that both games generally resemble each other. There are however several key...
Who Invented the Slinky?

Who Invented the Slinky...

Slinky refers to a toy that is made from a helical spring that can reform itself with the help of the gravitational force. The toy is very famous in different countries because it has unique properties such as it stretches like an ordinary rubber band. Aside from being a toy, the...
Who Invented Lipstick?

Who Invented Lipstick?

It’s impossible to determine who invented lipstick because evidence suggests its use began thousands of years ago. Much of the early history of lipstick is still subject to debate. However a few facts have become clear. Early History There is evidence that Mesopotamian women used some...
Who Invented Starbucks?

Who Invented Starbucks?

Starbucks is one of the most highly recognized coffee chains in the world today. Thanks to its wide array of product offerings, many people just cannot resist to drop by at its stores and enjoy delicious cups of great-tasting and invigorating beverages. It offers an assortment of cold and...
Who Invented the Flash Drive?

Who Invented the Flash ...

Introduction The USB flash drive is a tiny storage device that uses flash memory. It connects to a computer via a USB port. A flash drive is usually portable and rewritable. A single device can store anywhere from 64MB to 256GB and more depending on the model’s capacity. Because flash...
Who Invented Online Dating?

Who Invented Online Dat...

Matchmaker.com is on record as the oldest online dating service. Starting in 1986 as a system best described as an online bulletin board, Matchmaker.com was supported on a dial-up modem. Systems like this dominated the 80s to mid 90s and supported connections through local telephone area...
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