Happy New Year!

orangebridge_bookTo celebrate the beginning of 2016, the website of Why Is That Bridge Orange? is getting a fresh coat of paint – International Orange, of course.

Please bear with us as we are updating your web experience – it’s going to be worth it.

On the air: TV inventor Philo T. Farnsworth

Today, Art Peterson talked with Steven Short on KALW Radio about Philo T. Farnsworth, the inventor of television. A statue of Farnsworth is located in the beautiful park near the Letterman Digital and New Media Arts Center. He is also featured in one of the chapters of Why Is That Bridge Orange? You can learn more about why Farnsworth never got the credit for his invention that he deserved here.