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Cataloging Hammacher Schlemmer’s long history of great inventions – WGN-TV


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Cataloging Hammacher Schlemmer's long history of great inventions
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Hammacher Schlemmer has evolved with the times, stayed true to its identity and paved the way for some of the greatest inventions of our time. Alfred Hammacher and William Schlemmer were two hardworking Germans who opened the store in New York …

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The European Inventor Award recognizes the year’s best inventions … – Quartz


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The European Inventor Award recognizes the year's best inventions …
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There are rules about what you can patent: Your invention must be new, non-obvious and useful. True, it doesn't always seem to work out that way, judging by …
America's patent system favors low tech, not groundbreaking …IPWatchdog.com

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Harrisburg Students Pitch Eco-Friendly Inventions To “Shark Tank” – KDLT News (blog)


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Harrisburg Students Pitch Eco-Friendly Inventions To “Shark Tank”
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HARRISBURG, S.D. – Sixth graders at South Middle School in Harrisburg entered “the shark tank” this morning after studying ocean currents in science class. Students were challenged to create a solution to the plastics problem in the world's oceans.

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5 cool inventions that could save the planet – CNN

1. A high-tech sieve that makes the ocean drinkable

Yes, you can already turn the ocean into drinkable water through existing, industrial-scale desalination plants. But these plants are often costly and can damage the environment: They use large amounts of energy, produce greenhouse gases and can harm marine life.
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