Who invented the life preserver?

Answer Pete Markus invented the life preserver and patented it in 1928, according to the New York Times. He also patented two improvements in 1930 and 1931. His life preserver helped saved the lives of 98... Read More »

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What do Brits call a life preserver?

When referring to life rings or life jackets, American and British speakers use "life preserver" identically (although Brits also employ more colorful terms such as "doughnut" and "Kisby ring" for ... Read More »

How to Make an Ice Preserver?

Has your ice melted really fast? did you wish that you could preserve your ice for more than three hours? Well than, the ultimate ice preserver is the right choice for you!

Who invented still life art?

According to Arthur Edwin Bye, author of “Pots and Pans or Studies in Still-Life Painting,” the earliest still life painting is by little-known Italian painter Jacopo de’Barbari, who painted ... Read More »

When was life insurance invented?

Life insurance was invented by the Romans, who formed so-called "burial clubs" in order to share and defray the cost of funerals. Modern life insurance was created in the 17th century in England.So... Read More »