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History of Sewing Machine

History of Sewing Machine

August 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Believe it or not, the sewing machine has to be one of the most useful inventions ever. However have you ever happened to ponder on where they came from and who originally invented them? In the following infographic, Terrys Fabrics has put together a historical timeline of inventors and creative makers for you to take a look at.

7 Inventors Killed By Their Inventions

7 Inventors Killed By Their Inventions

August 27, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Most of us are familiar with Mary Shelley’s novel, “Frankenstein,” the monster created by an eccentric scientist by his own hands which ultimately became his doom. While this entertaining story is a work of fiction, there are relevant records in history that reveal several inventions have become the end of their inventors.

The People Behind The Way We Live

The People Behind The Way We Live

March 13, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Do you ever stop to think how many of the inventions we utilize on a daily basis and often take for granted came to be? The following infographic from BestCollegesOnline.org takes a look at how some of the most widely used inventions originally came about as well as how they evolved over time.

10 Irish Inventions That Changed The World

10 Irish Inventions That Changed The World

January 27, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

When you think of things that originated from Ireland, one might naturally think of Guinness beer. Or possibly the rock band U2 comes to mind. But did you know that Ireland is responsible for many other important inventions that have had major impact on our world? This infographic from GoIreland highlights ten of them.