Tech Tales – Storytime for Young Explorers – 6/8/24 – Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life

June 8, 2024 – Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life  by Laurie Wallmark

Join us as we celebrate the 83rd anniversary of Hedy Lamarr and George Antheil’s filing of their Secret Communications Patent, which laid the foundation for modern Wi-Fi and Bluetooth systems. In honor of this occasion, we will be reading Hedy Lamarr’s Double Life: Hollywood Legend and Brilliant Inventor by Laurie Wallmark. This recounts Hedy Lamarr’s double life as both a renowned Hollywood actress and an ingenious inventor. Discover how her passion for science and engineering led her to make groundbreaking contributions to the technology we use every day.

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