Category Archives : Inventors

Why Is Thomas Edison Famous?

Thomas Edison Laughing. Rare.

Last Updated Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Thomas Edison (1847 – 1931, 84 years) is definitely a famous inventor during the last 150 years well known for developing the phonograph, the motion picture camera and the electric light globe. Edison amassed a record 1,093 patents for his developments, inventions and business ventures which have made him […]

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Albert Einstein’s Riddle – The Bear Solution

Albert Einstein's Bear Riddle solution is...

Last Updated Friday, March 7, 2014It is alleged that Albert Einstein taught this riddle to his students about the bear. If you haven’t seen it yet please read Albert Einstein’s Riddle – The Bear first. So here is the solution to another Einstein Riddle.

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Albert Einstein’s Riddle – The Bear

Albert Einstein Bear Riddle

Last Updated Friday, March 7, 2014Albert Einstein is alleged to have created this riddle for his astute physicist scholars. I can only find one source that claims Einstein made this puzzle. So for what it’s worth, see if you can solve this riddle.

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Einstein’s Riddle Solution Explained

Last Updated Friday, March 7, 2014 So how did you go solving Einstein’s Riddle of the Neighbours? Are you ready for the answer? Maybe you got a great head for logic. Did you draw a table or grid to help you get the answer? Or maybe you wrote out a list of clues and rearranged […]

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Albert Einstein’s Riddle – With Solution Explained

Last Updated Tuesday, May 12, 2015 According to Einstein, roughly 98% of the world’s population cannot solve this riddle. It is one that uses pure logic – no fancy math is required. 1. In a street there are five houses, painted five different colours. 2. In each house lives a person of different nationality 3. […]

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Why Is Albert Einstein Famous?

Albert Einstein on bike

Last Updated Tuesday, May 12, 2015 “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” — Albert Einstein in a letter to his son Eduard, 1930 Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955) is acclaimed as one of the greatest and smartest scientists of all time. Einstein is famous for a number […]

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What Did Albert Einstein Invent?

Albert Einstein The Inventor

Last Updated Thursday, April 16, 2015 Albert Einstein is one of the most well known American inventors/physicists of all time – but his famous equation – e = mc^2 is just one of his many inventions and discoveries. While not an invention in the literal sense – it was not a creation per se – […]

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Ben Franklins Inventions – Bifocals

Ben Franklin Bifocal Glasses Invention

Last Updated Friday, September 12, 2014As most people know, Benjamin Franklin had numerous inventions that ranged from small convienences to incredible things that changed how people lived. The bifocals didn’t necassarily change how people lived, but they were more than a small improvement for anyone who had multiple sets of glasses to wear. He is […]

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