Chapter . Inventions and Inventors

The American Experience

Inventions and Inventors

Sponsored by PBS, this site offers short essays on several inventions, such as the can opener, blue jeans, the Frisbee, the feather duster, the gas mask, the blood bank, and the oil burner. You can also find links to the rest of the PBS site, including the PBS shop and programming schedule.

Edison National Historic Site

Inventions and Inventors

Visit the site of one of the greatest inventors of our time, go on a virtual tour of his laboratory, read his ...

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