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Gutenberg’s invention honored in musical

Newspapers today face challenges with competition from social media and technology. When printing began more than 600 years ago, Johannes Gutenberg could have never imagined the role his invention wou…
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Why Adolphe Sax’s Musical Invention Wasn’t Taken Seriously

It took decades—a century even, depending how you count—for Adolphe Sax’s invention to take its place in history. The Belgian instrument maker, born 201 years ago, on Nov. 6, 1814, patented the saxophone in the 1840s. The new instrument, with a …
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