Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada Scottish-born American inventor Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish-born American inventor and teacher of the deaf, is best known for perfecting the telephone to transmit, or send, vocal messages using electricity. The telephone began a new age in communications technology. His father, Alexander Melville Bell, was an expert on the mechanics of the voice and on elocution the art of public speaking.
When he was only eleven years old, he invented a machine that could clean wheat.
Graham studied anatomy and physiology at the University of London but moved with his family to Quebec, Canada, in Working with the Deaf Bell soon moved to Boston, Massachusetts. Inhe began working with deaf people and published the system of Visible Speech that was developed by his father.
Visible Speech illustrated how the tongue, lips, and throat are used to produce vocal sounds. InBell founded a school for the deaf, which soon became part of Boston University. Telephone Alexander Graham Bell is best known for his invention of the telephone.
While trying to discover the secret to transmitting multiple messages on a single wire, Bell heard the sound of a plucked string along some of the electrical wire. Watson, was trying to reactivate a telephone transmitter.
After hearing the sound, Bell believed he could send the sound of a human voice over the wire. After receiving a patent on March 7,for transmitting sound along a single wire, he successfully transmitted human speech on March InAlexander Graham Bell and his son-in-law took over the National Geographic Society and built it into one of the most recognized magazines in the world.
Bell also helped found Science Magazine, one of the most respected research journals in the world. Death Alexander Graham Bell died August 2, On the day of his burial, in honor of Bell, all telephone service in the US was stopped for one minute.Alexander Graham Bell’s Early Life, Early Inventions, and Education.
he had described his work in a letter to the linguistics expert Alexander Ellis.
Ellis told Bell his work was similar to work carried out in Germany by Hermann von Helmholtz. Love Biography.
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Scientist of the Week. Feb 03, · Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, August 2, ) was a Scottish scientist and inventor who immigrated to Canada. Today, Bell is widely considered one of . Watch video · Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, to August 2, ) was a Scottish-born scientist and inventor best known for inventing the first working .
Watch video · Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, to August 2, ) was a Scottish-born scientist and inventor best known for inventing the first working telephone in and founding the Bell Telephone.
Alexander Graham Bell (–) was a Scottish-born, American scientist most famous for inventing the telephone. As a young man, Alexander was fascinated by the science of sound and spent many years helping deaf people to speak.
Alexander Graham Bell was one of the primary inventors of the telephone, did important work in communication for the deaf and held more than 18 patents. Academy Award-winning Scottish actor Sean.