Category: invention

The world’s smoothest-looking classic car: a looking back…

The world’s smoothest-looking classic car: a looking back on the 1948 Norman Timbs Buick Streamliner.

Nikola Tesla was born on this day in 1856. In honor of his 163th…

Nikola Tesla was born on this day in 1856. In honor of his 163th birthday, we gathered a list of 12 interesting facts you probably never knew about the inventor.

Historical photos of the bizarre two-wheeled, self-balancing…

Historical photos of the bizarre two-wheeled, self-balancing 1967 Gyro-X vehicle.

The fabulous 1961 Buick Flamingo with swiveling passenger seat.

The fabulous 1961 Buick Flamingo with swiveling passenger seat.

1938 Phantom Corsair: The regret of a car ahead of its time.

1938 Phantom Corsair: The regret of a car ahead of its time.

A car for the Jet Age: Cool pics of the 1956 Oldsmobile Golden…

A car for the Jet Age: Cool pics of the 1956 Oldsmobile Golden Rocket.

The Cable That United The World

In one day in 1858, the time it took information to cross the Atlantic went from weeks to seconds. The first transatlantic telegraph line had been laid. And a new era was born.

This motorcar was designed for the woman from the 1920s. It…

This motorcar was designed for the woman from the 1920s. It could be folded up for storage and was billed as a ‘car for dumb broads’.

TV-Helmet (Portable Living Room) by Walter Pichler, 1967.

TV-Helmet (Portable Living Room) by Walter Pichler, 1967.

Amazing vintage photos of Hughes H-4 Hercules, the world’s…

Amazing vintage photos of Hughes H-4 Hercules, the world’s largest flying boat that flew for only 26 seconds.