Did You Know? In England in 1822, a school teacher and inventor named George Pocock used a pair of kites to pull a carriage at 20 miles an hour (32km/h).
Did You Know? English mathematician and inventor Charles Babbage (1791-1871) is generally credited with being the pioneer of the computer. He developed a “difference engine” which was intended to calculate logarithms, using gear wheels. HeContinue reading