⌚ Time ⌚

⌚ “Lost Time is never found again.” ⌚ “Life’s tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late.” ⌚ “We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid.” Benjamin Franklin, statesman, author, and inventor (17 January 1706-1790)   ⌚ “Il tempo perso non viene mai più ritrovato.” ⌚… Read More ⌚ Time ⌚

Franklin’s kite

   Franklin’s kite   15 June 1752: this is the traditional date for Benjamin Franklin’s kite experiment (the exact date is unknown), which proved that lightning is electricity At the time electricity wasn’t “useful” yet, but it was just used for amusement. It was a polite entertainment for ladies and gentlemen who enjoyed creating  sparks… Read More Franklin’s kite