Poster 12 features computer scientist and information theorist Claude Shannon, who invented the system of bits (1s and 0s) which laid the foundation of the modern computer revolution. He is said to have come up with many of his best ideas while juggling on his unicycle.
Poster 11 in the American Science series features botanist, agricultural scientist and inventor George Washington Carver (1860s – January 5, 1943). His pioneering work in sustainable agriculture brought new life to depleted American farmlands in the early 20th century.
Hedy Lamarr, inventor of Spread Spectrum Technology.
(1 in a series of 15.)