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The 50 Greatest American Inventions of the Past 50 Years

From the first Apple computer to the Tesla X, here are 50 revolutionary inventions that were born in the U.S. See our progress from the Taser to recent efforts to help feed the world’s increasing …
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The 11 greatest inventions to come from the North East

A number of people around the world have been credited with the invention of the lightbulb but none has a greater claim than Gateshead’s Joseph Swan. After first demonstrating the innovation at a …
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The Greatest Invention from the Year You Were Born

Between the 1950s and today, scientific and technological innovations have revolutionized the lives we lead, from the hospital to outer space to the kitchen. These are the most impactful inventions of …
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Thomas Edison’s Greatest Invention

The cooperative nature of science had been understood long before Edison wobbled a diaphragm. When Isaac Newton wrote, “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants,” he was …
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