Near Twins and Black Sheep
Chapter 2- Brooklyn Presnell
To explain the title of this chapter an electrical engineer and physicist, William Shockley, who had tried to make a small silicon amplifier saw that John Bardeen and Walter Brattain had successfully made one. Shockley tries to steal credit for their invention which failed because he was in Paris and couldn't make the claim. Shockley thought that since poor people could not make good looking and smart babies decided to start donating to the "Genius sperm bank" and said that these types of people should be paid to get sterilized and stop making the human race dumb.
Element 1- Germanium (Ge)
In 1945 the modern semi-conductor industry started.