Guglielmo Marconi (1874–1937) sent wireless signals across the Atlantic from Table Head, Glace Bay, to Britain. The first official transatlantic message was from Governor General Minto to King George V. In 1909, Marconi received the Nobel Prize in Physics. (Photo: Table Head, Glace Bay, the site where Guglielmo Marconi sent the first wireless signals across the Atlantic to Britain. CB Wireless Heritage Society.)