What Will Be: How the New World of Information Will Change Our Lives by Michael Dertouzos
What Will Be: How the New World of Information Will Change Our Lives ... The impact of the steam engine alone was pervasive: it made possible railroads and factories, which in turn transformed transportation, food production and work arrangements.
Rare antique steam engine the 'Giant Panther' could face £100,000 repair bill after falling off the back of a LORRY
Spokesman Jenny Sparkes told MailOnline that the steam engine - which must work in a pair - arrived back to the farm this morning and a mechanic was starting repair work today. She said: 'The engine has pride of place in our show every year. We don't know ...
375 years of changing business and work landscape help define Springfield
When Springfield was carved out of the wilderness 375 years ago it began as a business venture and ever since then what people do for work ... the industrial revolution. Blanchard, in 1826, built the first automobile in America, a 2,000-pound steam powered ...
Events that shook the world of work
How did we get to where we are? Here are 20 events that have transformed the workplace during ... steam engine. The machine inaugurates the Industrial Revolution, which soon sends thousands of workers into factories and thousands more into coal mines. Work ...
How Steam Engines Work
A steam engine is an external combustion heat engine, used to convert heat energy into mechanical work. It was first invented about three centuries ago and quickly became widespread throughout the world, mostly used for steam locomotives. Even today steam ...