Professor Marc Raboy author of the book Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World

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Guglielmo Marconi was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1909. He was an Italian inventor and electrical engineer known for his pioneering work on long-distance radio transmission. He managed to send Morse code signals across the Atlantic, from his transmitter in England to a receiver in St. John's, Newfoundland. Watch Adrian Harewood's interview on Our Ottawa.

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