Hedy Lamarr – Engineer

Hedy Lamarr is probably best remembered as the glamorous film star of Hollywood’s golden era. Less well-known, perhaps, is that she was an exceptionally gifted engineer and a pioneer in the field of wireless communication, co-inventing a device that helped to facilitate the development of GPS, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi technology. She was born Hedwig Eve … Continue reading Hedy Lamarr – Engineer