Posts tagged ‘burr’

Invention of Velcro

After a walk in the Swiss woods with his dog one day in 1941, Georges de Mestral  was astounded by the ability […]

10/19/2010. Category: inventions. Tags: ,

Story of the US ten dollar

Hamilton-Burr duel and the 10-dollar note The guy on the US ten-dollar bill is, of course, Alexander Hamilton and he was killed […]

02/06/2010. Category: famous. Tags: , , ,