Tag: Inventions

The History of Home Insurance in America

Benjamin Franklin, one of America's 'Founding Fathers,' is well known and held in high regard for his curious nature and his many inventions. A...

History of the Cast

Intrigued, eh? I could be referring to cast members of a play, an archaeology cast, the casting of magical spells,  computer programming casting, or...

Civil War IV / 1862

After a breather from the Civil War, I am back with the next portion: Civil War IV, 1862. If you haven't been keeping up,...

History of the Playfair Cipher

Throughout my upbringing, I often heard of detectives and spies using the Playfair cipher as a way to encode/decode messages' meanings. I was always curious as...

History of the Air Conditioner

Today's high was 91. It is very hot, but thank goodness for air conditioning. Oh wait!--I don't have air conditioning in my car. :(  I...