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George Joynson, Ed Eckert, and Dick Frenkiel to Speak on Inventions During 2017 Archives Week – Atlantic Highlands Herald

George Joynson, Ed Eckert, and Dick Frenkiel to Speak on Inventions During 2017 Archives Week
Atlantic Highlands Herald
MANALAPAN, NJ – Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon is announcing that the County Clerk's annual Archives Week seminars kick off on Oct. 11 with two presentations related to the Archives' annual exhibit, this year on inventors and …

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Musical Inventions: DIY Instruments to Toot, Tap, Crank, Strum, Pluck, and Switch On (Make:)

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People have been playing music on homemade instruments for thousands of years. But creating new instruments is much more than an art form. When you want to make a note sound higher or lower, you have to change the sound waves coming out of the instrument. That's science! When you explore the way different materials produce different sounds, that's engineering. When you speed up or slow down a song, you're counting beats -- using math. And technology makes electronic instruments and devices to re

Imaginative Inventions: The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of Roller Skates, Potato Chips, Marbles, and Pie (and More!)

Written in verse and filled with full-color illustrations drawn by the author, this book invites young readers inside the minds of great inventors, encouraging them to think imaginatively as it offers the origins of items such as roller skates, potato chips, eyeglasses, the vacuum cleaner, and more.

6 everyday inventions that were born from space tech – Marketplace – Marketplace.org


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6 everyday inventions that were born from space tech – Marketplace
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Marketplace® is your liaison between economics and life. Noted for timely, relevant and accessible coverage of business news across both audio and digital …

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Intellectual Ventures ramps up push to commercialize inventions … – Seattle Times


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Intellectual Ventures ramps up push to commercialize inventions …
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The company says its ISF Incubator will work with entrepreneurs to create and nurture companies based on its numerous patents.

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100 Reasons: Mueller’s inventions still significant today – Herald & Review


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100 Reasons: Mueller's inventions still significant today
Herald & Review
If the water tapper had been Mueller's only invention, he'd still have been significant. But Mueller was just beginning. He and his sons went on to produce 501 patented inventions, including water pressure regulators — Mueller valves were used in the …

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