Beyond the telephone: a look at Alexander Graham Bell’s overshadowed inventions

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Mar 032017
 

But the Scottish-American inventor’s legacy encompasses a lot more than just inventing the telephone, a device which he didn’t even consider to be his greatest invention. Image credits: Creative Commons Alexander Graham Bell was born in Edinburgh …
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The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander Von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science

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Sep 272016
 

Synopsis: The acclaimed author of The Brother Gardeners and Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of the visionary German naturalist whose ideas continue to influence how we view ourselves and our relationship with the natural world today.
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‘The Invention of Nature’ positions Alexander von Humboldt as the godfather of environmentalism

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Jan 152016
 

For all the good that came out of the Paris climate summit earlier this month, one major question remained unanswered: What do fully developed nations owe the ones still catching up? India, the largest developing nation, demanded that advanced economies …
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The Government vs. General Alexander: Who Owns His Inventions – IPWatchdog.com

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Aug 172014
 

The Government vs. General Alexander: Who Owns His Inventions
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There is an important exception to this rule that applies to this situation: Inventions made by federal employees while working for the government generally belong to the government so long as they meet one of three criteria, absent certain exceptions

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