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5 Female Inventors Who Changed Life As We Know It In honor of Women’s History Month, here’s a look back at five women whose ingenious inventions still make our lives safer, easier, and more enjoyable.

Maker Faire UK is the greatest show (and tell) on Earth! Taking place on Saturday 01 – Sunday 02 April 2017 at Life Science Centre in Newcastle, it’s a two-day family-friendly festival of invention and creativity. Maker Faire UK brings together over 300 hackers, crafters, coders, DIYers and garden shed inventors from across the globe – people who love to make stuff and who want to share their passion with the public. Find out more -

Read more: Stella Artois Stella Artois “Sebastian Artois: The Entrepreneur”# A trip back into history and the life of Stella Artois founder and entrepreneur Sebastian Artois, who sold all he possessed to buy a brewery at auction. For what invention would you like to be preserved in the collective memory? That’s the question posed in this commercial Tags: Stella Artois,Mother, London,Riff Raff…

Incredible See-Through Prosthetics 3D-Printed From Titanium


The Black Man Who Designed Washington DC. In the Stevie Wonder song “Black Man,” the Motown marvel sings of Benjamin Banneker: “first clock to be made in America was created by a black man.” More info @:

Your teacher was so very misinformed. The Oatmeal was kind enough to lay out all the facts that will BLOW YOUR MIND.

Who Invented The Light Bulb? Thomas Edison, Right? Wrong.

Your teacher was so very misinformed. The Oatmeal was kind enough to lay out all the facts that will BLOW YOUR MIND.


Picture Books for Kids Who Like to Tinker and Invent


Lawd Have Mercy! Maybe my favorite male singer ever! I'm in A Sad Mood Tonight and Change Gonna Come are unbelievable. Sam Cooke had 30 U.S. top 40 hits between 1957 and 1964, plus three more posthumously. Cooke was among the first modern black performers and composers to attend to the business side of his musical career. He founded both a record label and a publishing company as an extension of his careers as a singer and composer. He also took an active part in the Civil Rights…


A comic rendering describing 'Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived' -by The Oatmeal


Home Style Salisbury Steak w/ Onion Gravy

Ever wonder why it's called Salisbury Steak? It was invented by Dr. J. H. Salisbury, who was an early proponent of a low-carbohydrate diet for weight loss; the term "Salisbury steak" has been in use in the U.S. since 1897. Nineteenth Century ideas of low-carb must've been very different from ours today! Salisbury Steak has been a favorite in our house for years. I like to double the recipe and cook it in my electric skillet so we can freeze the leftovers for a quick future meal.