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Soda Water- Who invented it? Joseph Priestly. When was it invented? 1767. Where was it invented? England. How does it work? Soda water is made by adding carbon dioxide under pressure. Why is it important? Soda water improves satiety, or the feeling of fullness and that could be a benefit for people who constantly feelContinue reading “History 04 Lesson 145”
The Flying Shuttle- Who invented it? A person named John Kay. When was it invented? 1733. Where was it invented? Essex Why is it important? It allowed a single weaver the weave much wider fabrics and it could be mechanized, allowing for automatic machine looms. Marine Chronometer- Who invented it? A person named John Harrison.Continue reading “History 04 Lesson 135”
Coke-Fired Blast Furnace- Who invented it? Abraham Darby 1st at Coalbrookdale When was it invented? 1709 Why is it important? So that we don’t cut down forests faster than we already are. When Abraham Darby 1st invented the coke-fired blast furnace he was only 30! Newcomen steam engine- Who invented it? Thomas Newcomen did inContinue reading “History 04 Lesson 130”
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