Rubber-soled shoes were first mass-marketed as canvas top "sneakers" by U.S. Rubber, with its Keds® in 1917.
Herbert Boyer and Stanley Cohen combined their efforts in biotechnology to invent a method of cloning genetically en
African American inventor Otis F.
If you’re a PC user, you’ve probably used “Control-Alt-Delete.” The well-known keystroke combo can get you out of a tight
Mountaineers, hikers, and everyday walkers alike have Turin, Italy, native and inventor Vitale Bramani to thank for creati
The Brannock Device is the standard foot measuring tool for the world’s footwear industry.
Internet users around the world have become so familiar with the search engine phenomenon known as Google that the word, “
Heavy computer users, a group that includes millions of people and growing, know that wrist and hand pain is a common prob
African American inventor Marie Van Brittan Brown
One of the most famous tales in the history of American medical science is the long-distance collaboration of Elizab
Silicon chip manufacturing can be a costly proposition; the most prevalent method, photolithography (or optical lithograph
Luther Burbank was born on March 7, 1849 in Lancaster, Massachusetts.
William Seward Burroughs, inventor of the first workable adding machine, was born in rural New York in 1855.
The crude oil upon which we depend for so many types of fuel and other products does not come out of the ground ready for