History tells us that the famous inventor Thomas Alva Edison was the inventor of the light bulb, which is not true. Many searched for it and quite a few got it, but Edison was the one who turned that invention into a money-making machine.
Who does not remember Frankenstein's monster, who was revived thanks to the electricity of lightning? During the 19th century many scientists searched for ways to create life using the newly discovered electricity. And one believed to achieve it.