Baghdad Battery - a myth that could not be busted - the Awesome World of Things

Alassandro Volta is created the voltaic pile, an early version of the battery. However, within the National Museum of Iraq is a earthenware jar about the size of a man's fist that suggests that Volta’s invention was actually already 2000 years old . The jar was described by a German archaeologist Wilhelm Konig.

Read more about the Baghdad Battery over at LinkedIn here.