Scientist Infographic – Thomas Edison

For Inquiry this week we learnt what is a scientist.

What I found out about Thomas Edison is that Thomas Edison was born on  February 11, 1847 in Milan, Ohio.

He is well known for their the incandescent light bulb, the phonograph, and the motion picture camera, as well as improving the telegraph and telephone.

Field of Study :

  • Chemistry

Thomas Edison developed an interest in chemistry as a young boy.

Fun Facts :

  •  Edison was known by his middle name, Al, as a boy, rather than being called Thomas.
  • Thomas Edison thought his poor hearing helped him concentrate.


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