Thomas Edison

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Noun1.Thomas Edison - United States inventorThomas Edison - United States inventor; inventions included the phonograph and incandescent electric light and the microphone and the Kinetoscope (1847-1931)
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As editor of the Thomas Edison Papers at Rutgers University in New Jersey, the Reseda High grad is publishing his fifth volume on Edison in conjunction with the 125th anniversary of Edison's invention of the incandescent light.
The genius of Thomas Edison - the man who gave the world the electric light bulb - is to be honoured in Birmingham.
CLEVELAND -- GE Consumer & Industrial's Lighting division, a world leader in the development of energy-efficient lighting products, today announced advancements to the light bulb invented by GE's founder Thomas Edison that potentially will elevate the energy efficiency of this 125-year-old technology to levels comparable to compact fluorescent lamps (CFL), delivering significant environmental benefits.
Under the project, sidewalk construction would happen around Joaquin Miller, Bret Harte, William McKinley and Thomas Edison elementary schools.
daily through Saturday at the former Thomas Edison power plant, currently under construction and waiting to be reborn as the Institute's new Roy and Edna Disney CalArts Theatre.
Just as Henry Ford's friendship with Thomas Edison inspired him to do great things, Best of Friends explores how two great minds sparked each other's imaginations to shape the world of architecture and design," said Christian Overland, vice president of museums and collections for The Henry Ford.
The man handed over a shoe box containing two antique light bulbs, said to be hand numbered in pencil by Thomas Edison.
Omeris is a non-profit bioscience membership and development organization supported by the Thomas Edison Program of the Ohio Department of Development.
Hana Joe, 10, of Thomas Edison Elementary said she was born in America, but her parents came from Korea.
Past Franklin Institute Award recipients include Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking.
This symbiotic relationship has existed since the early part of the century, when Carl Laemmele ventured west after breaking the monopoly Thomas Edison held on the motion picture industry.
Cameratta felt this cause was one of great importance, as the rich heritage of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford is a staple in the history of Fort Myers and our nation.