American chemist who, along with Martin Kamen, discovered carbon-14 radioactive isotope of carbon which forms the basis of radioactive carbon dating, a technique developed and pioneered by Willard Libby.
Apple's first big order - $50,000 - arrived when co-founder Steve Wozniak was still employed with Hewlett-Packard. They had to supply 100 fully built computers. The order value was twice Steve Wozniak's salary at Hewlett-Packard. [more...]