Tag Archives: Willis Carrier

Air Conditioning Appreciation Days

Many ancient Romans believed that dog sacrifice appeased the rage of Sirius and thus diminished the heat of Summer. The brightest star in the night skies of Summer was Sirius, from the Greek word for “scorcher”. The religionists believed that … Continue reading

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Heat And Humidity

There are many days in late spring and well into summer that I have thought to create a shrine to Willis Carrier.  The Mr. Carrier, the inventor of modern air conditioning.  I think a handsome portrait of Mr. Carrier in … Continue reading

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