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10. TELEVISIONE | La ricerca di John Logie Baird e Philo Farnsworth.

ILLUSTRI SCONOSCIUTI

Come succede che tutti conosciamo l'inventore della radio, ma non sappiamo chi ha portato la televisione nelle nostre case? È successo perchè non esiste una sola persona ad aver creato uno degli oggetti più diffusi al mondo, si tratta piuttosto di due uomini che hanno lavorato, negli stessi anni, a due versioni differenti dello stesso prodotto. Questa è la storia di John Logie Baird e Philo Farnsworth.

20mins

26 May 2021

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Philo Farnsworth Born / Mary Ellen Pleasant born - August 19

This Day in History Class

Inventor Philo Farnsworth was born on this day in 1906. / On this day in 1814, entrepreneur and abolitionist Mary Ellen Pleasant was born. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

15mins

19 Aug 2020

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292 - Philo Farnsworth - The Electric Whizz Kid

Biographics: History One Life at a Time

Philo Taylor Farnsworth was an American inventor and television pioneer. He made many crucial contributions to the early development of all-electronic television.

21mins

12 Jun 2020

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Essay 79 – September 3, 1928: Philo Farnsworth Transmits the First Electronic Television Broadcast by James C. Clinger

Constituting America's Podcast

Essay 79 – September 3, 1928: Philo Farnsworth Transmits the First Electronic Television Broadcast by James C. Clinger Constituting America's 90 Day Study - In the Course of Human Events: A 90 Day Study of Important Dates in American History That Shaped the United States and Changed the World

25mins

8 Jun 2020

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The Boy who Invented TV: The Story of Philo Farnsworth

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The Boy who Invented TV: The Story of Philo Farnsworth by Kathleen Krull

3mins

13 Dec 2018

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Philo Farnsworth Born - Aug. 19, 1906

This Day in History Class

Inventor Philo Farnsworth was born on this day in 1906. Learn more in the September 18, 2013 episode of Stuff You Missed in History Class, "Philo T. Farnsworth." Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

5mins

19 Aug 2018

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Alex Cullen on Philo Farnsworth

The Laborastory

Alexander Cullen is a Human Geography PhD student at Melbourne University. He likes long walks on the beach, romantic David Schwimmer movies and uncomfortable silences. You can follow him on Twitter @alexeicullen. He tells the story of the American inventor and television pioneer Philo Farnsworth.

12mins

24 Mar 2014

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Noble Bronzes: Philo Farnsworth

Sculpture (Fine Art)

An interview with Lawrence Noble about his statue of Philo Farnsworth, the inventor of television, at Lucasfilm.

8mins

12 Jun 2013

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UI #7 - The 14-Year-Old Inventor of Television

Useless Information Podcast

What were you doing when you were 14 years old? At that very young age, Philo Farnsworth invented something that would change the world forever. There is a very good chance that you are using his invention right now, yet he is largely forgotten today. Also learn why most laundry detergents are blue. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

13mins

6 Feb 2008