- A Science Hero
The mission of MY HERO is to use media and technology to celebrate the best of humanity and to empower young people to realize their own potential to effect positive change in the world.Our freely accessible, notforprofit project is supported by visi ...
- The Edisons Timeline
The Timeline lists some of Edisons most significant inventions. ...
- The Biography
Edison was the quintessential American inventor in the era of Yankee ingenuity. He began his career in 1863, in the adolescence of the telegraph industry, when virtually the only source of electricity was primitive batteries putting out a lowvoltage ...
- A Edison After
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- The Alva Edison
In his lifetime, Thomas Alva Edison profoundly affected the technology of modern society. The American inventor was born February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio. He was the seventh and last child of Samuel Edison, Jr. and Nancy Elliot Edison. When Edison wa ...
- The Edison Biography
Thomas Edison was born on February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio. His parents were Samuel Ogden Edison, Jr. and Nancy Matthews Elliott. Thomas was their seventh child.Edison started school late due to childhood illness. His mind often wandered and his tea ...
- A Thomas Edison
The first great invention developed by Edison in Menlo Park was the tin foil phonograph. While working to improve the efficiency of a telegraph transmitter, he noted that the tape of the machine gave off a noise resembling spoken words when played at ...
- The Thomas Alva
Thomas Edison was born in Milan, Ohio on February 11, 1847. Amazingly, during his childhood, he received only three months of schooling. When he was 12 years old, he got a job selling newspapers in Port Huron, Michigan. During his spare time as a pap ...
- A Edisons Miracle
The Timeline and gallery and other resources about the life of Thomas Edison. ...
- The National Historic
The Learn about Edisons life, see photographs of his family, take a virtual tour of his home. ...