For lovers of technology, the coolest stuff in human history

For lovers of technology, the coolest stuff in human history has arrived in the last century or so, a mere speck at the very end of civilization’s timeline. This last century is when hunter-gatherer and agrarian eras gave way to the mercantile, industrial, and current fifth era, characterized by digital computing and biotech. #DYK #GorillaGlass #history

When Thomas Edison had the idea for the light bulb

When Thomas Edison had the idea for the light bulb, he came to @Corning for the glass envelope that would make the product commercially available. From 1879 to the launch of Gorilla Glass in 2007, Corning has focused on innovations that make the world and your life, better. #AlwaysInnovating #GorillaGlass #SciFri #ScienceFriday