2 May 2011

First Discovery of Electricity

Thales of Miletus, from Diogenes Laertius' Liv...Image via WikipediaFirst Discovery of Electricity 600BC - Thales of Miletus was one of the first Greek thinkers, who started to considerate world’s microstructure. Thales was the first to notice static electricity around 600 BC. In 600 B.C. Thales of Miletus writes about amber becoming charged by rubbing – he was describing what we now call static electricity. Source

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