Morse Part 1

About Morse…

Born in Massachusetts in 1791, Samuel Morse originally had nothing to do with the field of engineering at all.

He was in fact a very successful artist – even today, his paintings are exhibited in renowned museums.

But one day, when he was on a ship from Europe to the USA he was listening to a conversation and heard about electromagnetism for the first time.

This gave him the idea of an electronic telegraph.

Morse began tinkering and soon couldn’t stop…