The Greatest Science Stories Never Told: 100 tales of invention and discovery to astonish, bewilder, and stupefy : 100 tales of invention and discovery to astonish, bewilder, & stupefy. Meet the angry undertaker who gave us the push-button phone. Discover how modesty led to the invention of the stethoscope. Find out why Albert Einstein patented a refrigerator. Learn how a train full of trumpeters made science history. Did you know about: The frustrated fashion designer who created the space suit? The gun-toting newspaperman who invented the parking meter? The midnight dreams that led to a Nobel Prize? They're so good, you can't read just one!