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A primeira fotografia do Sol A primeira fotografia do nosso Sol foi feita pelos físicos franceses Louis Fizeau e Leon Foucault em 2 de abril de 1845. O instantâneo foi capturado usando o processo do Daguerreótipo (não diga isso a Bayard) com exposição de 1/60 segundo. Se você observar a fotografia com cuidado pode detectar várias manchas solares.

The First Sun Photograph The first photograph of our sun was taken by French Physicists Louis Fizeau and Leon Foucault on April 1845

In 1832, an American artist sailed home from Europe. He had spent some time painting in Europe and hoped to sell his pictures when he arrived home. His name was Samuel Morse. The journey on the ship was to change Samuel Morse’s life.

Samuel Finley Breese Morse (April 1791 – April was an American inventor. He contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs, was a co-inventor of the Morse code, and also an accomplished painter.

The Very First Photographs Of The World – 21 Rare Vintage Pictures That You May Never Seen Before

The world’s first photograph made in a camera was taken in 1826 by Joseph Nicéphore Niépce. The photograph was taken from the upstair’s windows of Niépce’s estate

First shot of the Earth

First shot of the Earth

Benjamin Franklin - Benjamin Franklin was one of the seven key “Founding Fathers of the United States of America.” The term “Founding Father” was coined by Warren G. Harding during his inauguration as President of the United States. The term came to describe all those who were involved in the struggle to create an independent United States, who actively participated in drafting the Constitution, and who eventually signed the United States Declaration of Independence in 1776.

Benjamin Franklin is one of our founding father. He signed The Declaration of Independence. He is a very important figure in the Revolutionary War.

A Shutter Speed of 1/100,000,000 s: Capturing Photos of the Atomic Bomb | Fstoppers

Nuclear explosion photographed by rapatronic camera less than 1 millisecond after detonation.

Heretics Fork- was used on blasphemers and liars. It consisted of a double sided "fork" that was strapped between the victim's throat and breast bone. This device made it impossible to fall asleep (if your head bend down you would be stabbed by the ends of the forks) or to speak. By keeping this on the person and depriving them of sleep, confessions became more probable.

The 25 Most Unimaginable Medieval Torture Devices!

A heretic's fork, torture device, Europe, century. It never ceases to amaze me how incredibly cruel and inhumane humans are.

1972 Andes plane crash site and survivors. They survived for 72 days in the Andes Mountains after their plane crashed.

“Survivors of the 1972 Andes flight disaster. They fed on the dead passengers who had been preserved in the snow.

Foucault pendulum animated. This Day in History: Sep 18, 1819: Foucault pendulum inventor, Léon Foucault, is born

On today’s date, September Leon Foucault was born. Well-noted for his demonstration of the Foucault Pendulum, which was conceived as a simple experiment to show the rotation of the Earth,.