What college did Thomas Edison go to?

Answer Thomas Edison earned over 1,000 patents in the United States, opened a laboratory in 1876, invented the phonograph and developed the lighting system we know today, but he did not invent the light b... Read More »

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What did Thomas Edison discover?

Thomas Edison discovered the universal stock ticker, the incandescent light, the phonograph, the motion picture camera, the carbon telephone transmitter and the electric pen, among other things. Th... Read More »

What year did Thomas Edison make the light bulb?

Thomas Edison created his first electric light bulb in January 1879. He continued to work on improvements of the light bulb along with other inventions in his New Jersey laboratory. Thomas Edison'... Read More »

What did Thomas Edison have to do with the fluorescent light bulb?

The first fluorescent light bulb was patented by Thomas Edison in September of 1907. Unlike modern fluorescent bulbs which use ultraviolet radiation, Edison's fluorescent light bulb used x-rays to ... Read More »

Did Thomas Edison invent photography?

No Thomas Edison did not invent photography. Employing data from the researches of Johann Heinrich Schulze-who, in 1727, discovered that silver nitrate darkened upon exposure to light-Thomas Wedgwo... Read More »