Alexander Graham Bell went on to invent the telephone, but before he did that he experimented with recording devices. The old disks were considered unplayable until new technology gave scientists the chance to listen to the recordings for the first time in 130 years.
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The stranger-than-fiction story of the con man who found his way into some of America’s most elite circles.
06/08/2011 11:54 am
Pope Benedict XVI plans on Sunday during his state visit to Britain to beatify Cardinal John Henry Newman, who converted to Catholicism from Anglicanism.
09/17/2010 06:36 pm
I realized I had officially embraced my wife’s native country when I no longer giggled at pictures of Prince Charles opening a butcher shop while waving a mutton chop like a broadsword.
01/09/2009 12:00 am
Shakespeare's 'Scottish Play' meets an array of modern interpretations.
05/02/2008 01:00 am