HISTORY Lists

Category: Inventions

photo innovations

8 Crucial Innovations in the Invention of Photography

From an ancient optical apparatus to the advent of color film, learn the stories behind eight of the most important steps in the development of photography

nikola tesla

9 Things You May Not Know About Nikola Tesla

Check out some fascinating facts about the Serbian-American physicist and engineer.

Louis Vuitton (Credit: Miguel Medina/AFP/Getty Images)

The Unusual Origins of 6 Famous Brands

Find out how well-known brands such as Wrigley, Duncan Hines and Gillette got their starts.

The Electric Light

11 Innovations That Changed History

From pioneering inventions to bold scientific and medical advancements, find out more about 11 innovations that changed the course of human history.

Roman Inventions

10 Innovations That Built Ancient Rome

From aqueducts to battlefield surgery, explore 10 inventions that epitomize the innovative spirit of ancient Rome.