All-American holiday quiz
American Thinker (blog)
John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Aaron Burr, and ______? Paul, “Cat”, Doc and Mr. Yunioshi are characters in what film? From Forest Hill, Queens, Johnny, Joey, Dee-Dee and Tommy have all passed away. 2 points for the band's name, 3 points for the sound ...
The Origins Of Recorded Music, Radio Broadcasts, Transistors, Quartz Wristwatches, And GUI
... reads: “At this site, in Building 1, Room 1E455, from 17 November to 23 December 1947, Walter H. Brattain and John A. Bardeen—under the direction of William B. Shockley—discovered the transistor effect, and developed and demonstrated a point ...
Silicon Valley, el Reino del Futuro
Poco antes de establecerse en el valle, también en 1956, Shockley y sus colegas John Bardeen y Walter Brattain habían ganado el Premio Nobel de Física “por sus investigaciones de los semiconductores y su descubrimiento del efecto transistor”.
Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday
On December 23, 1947, John Bardeen, Walter H. Brattain and William Shockley invented the transistor in New Jersey (and later won the Nobel Prize in physics for their feat). It originally was a relatively big old thing, but today they're as small as a ...