Andre Geim won the satirical Ig Nobel Prize in 2000…

Andre-GeimAndre Geim won the satirical Ig Nobel Prize in 2000 for his work on using magnetism to levitate a frog. 10 years later, his experiments regarding graphene won him the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics. This makes him the only ever recipient of both the Ig Nobel and Nobel Prizes.

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NBC and AT&T used corporate and governme …

EdwinHowardArmstrongNBC and AT&T used corporate and government bullying to destroy the life of the inventor of FM radio, leading to his suicide.

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The inventor of the Game Boy was origina …

Gunpei-YokoiThe inventor of the Game Boy was originally Nintendo’s janitor; the President of the company happened to walk by and was impressed by a toy he created out of boredom, leading to an illustrious career.

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The inventor of the Super Soaker squirt …

Lonnie_Johnson_super_soaker_smThe inventor of the Super Soaker squirt gun was a NASA Scientist who also helped develop the Stealth Bomber and the Galileo mission to Jupiter.

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