John Muir . . . steampunk inventor?

I knew John Muir was one of our nation’s great naturalists and a founder of the conservation movement, but an inventor? Not of timid things either–he made and USED a Wallace and Gromit-style bed that props the user up in the morning, along with this great desk to ration out study time.

john muir desk

Blogged with the Flock Browser
Advertisements

One thought on “John Muir . . . steampunk inventor?

  1. Kaye-Kaye says:

    Wow. That is very intricate-looking! Wouldn’t it just be easier to use a clock? I mean, they were invented by then and all…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s