David Crosthwait (1898-1976), inventor and authority on heat transfer, ventilation, and air conditioning, was born in Nash
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Poland-born Maria Sklodowska Curie is remembered as one of the world’s most brilliant scientists.
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Leonard Cutler was a pioneer in the field of ultraprecise timekeeping standards and devices for over forty years.
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In the summer of 1964, a new sport was born out of an idea conceived by Newman Darby while vacationing on Wyoming Mount
The board game Monopoly™ was itself the winner in a field of real estate games.
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John Deere, pioneer, inventor, and entrepreneur, singlehandedly revolutionized American agriculture by developing and m
Lee De Forest (1873-1961) invented the device that made wireless radio broadcasting practicable: the "triode" or "audio
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