Who created the first toy car?

Answer Frank Hornby first created die cast toy cars in 1931. Hornby created a number of miniature items to play with, including people and animals, although his cars were the most popular. Hornby's cars s... Read More »

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Who created the first hybrid car?

The first hybrid car was created by Ferdinand Porsche around the turn of the 20th century. Porsche's vehicle featured an internal combustion engine that powered a generator for an electric motor. T... Read More »

Who created the first globe?

Created between the years 1490 and 1492, the first globe was the invention of Martin Behaim of Germany, with assistance by artist Georg Glockendon. The "Nürnberg Terrestrial Globe" was fashioned f... Read More »

Who created the first MP3 player?

According to Wired Magazine, Eiger Labs created the first MP3 player in 1998: the F10/F20. An American company, Diamond Multimedia, would purchase the license to the technology and release it in th... Read More »

Who created the first gas mask?

Garrett Augustus Morgan Sr. received his patent on the Safety Hood and Smoke Protector in 1912. When his invention was used in the rescue of several men trapped in an underground tunnel under Lake ... Read More »