31 Dec : Lights on…

On last day of year 1879, i.e. 31st December, world must be celebrating new year’s eve, but Thomas Alva Edison was preparing in his laboratory, to bring to the world, one of the most innovative invention of all time – Bulb. Edison gave the first public demonstration of the incandescent light bulb today in 1879, at […]

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28 Dec : The untold story of Neptune

A planet that takes 165 years to complete one revolution of the sun. It was This is the eight planet of our solar system – Neptune. It was discovered by Italian astronomer, physicist, engineer, philosopher, and mathematician Galileo Galilei. Galileo seems to have mistaken Neptune for a fixed star in the first observation. Hence he […]

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27 Dec : No Grants, only Loans !

The World Bank is the world’s largest multilateral development agency. The World Bank is the only agency that provides loans while other UN agencies generally provide grants. Today in 1945, The World Bank was created with the signing of an agreement by 28 nations, to provide long-term assistance for economic development of developing countries. The World Bank makes […]

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26 Dec : FM radio was patented

FM radio is a boom in radio programming. It has given life to the dying radio. Today in 1933, FM radio was patented by inventor Edwin H. Armstrong. FM uses frequency modulation of the radio wave to reduce static and interference from electrical equipment and the atmosphere. He was an American electrical engineer and inventor, […]

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