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Alexandro Volta, inventor of the battery

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Got to explore the Alessandro Volta Temple in Como, Italy. Pretty impressive physicist. Invented the first battery back in the 1800.

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alessandro_Volta

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voltaic_pile

 

Volta's work on the Law of capacitance is the reason the unit of electrical potential has been named the volt.

 

Photos located on Google Plus.

 

https://plus.google.com/app/basic/stream/z12yxlsj1p3sdz4xh04ci1eaawiyxjtpnng0k?cbp=1qkbuzk1turei&sview=28&spath=/app/basic/s&sparm=sc%3Dpo%26sq%3DVolta

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