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1001 Inventions and Awesome Facts from Muslim Civilization: Official Children’s Companion to the 1001 Inventions Exhibition (National Geographic Kids)

  • We often think that people from a thousand years ago were living in the Dark Ages.
  • People living in the Muslim world saw what the Egyptians, Chinese, Indians, Greek, and Romans had discovered
  • Inventors created marvels like the elephant water clock
  • Architects built huge domes larger than anywhere else on earth
  • This book takes the wining formula of facts, photos, and fun, and applies
We often think that people from a thousand years ago were living in the Dark Ages. But from the 7th century onward in Muslim civilization there were amazing advances and inventions that still influence our everyday lives. People living in the Muslim world saw what the Egyptians, Chinese, Indians, Greek, and Romans had discovered and spent the next one thousand years adding new developments and ideas. Inventors created marvels like the elephant water clock, explorers drew detailed maps of the wor

Wallingford, Southington students taken home prizes at national invention competition

Manav Parikh, 12, of Wallingford, a student at Foote School in New Haven, talks about his invention at the Wallingford Public Library, Monday, May 15, 2017. Parikh invented a bracelet that will allow people with food allergies to avoid allergens when …
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NITTO DENKO : Awarded the “Prime Minister’s Prize” at the 2017 National Commendation for Invention

-Prize awarded for contributing to thinner, more flexible displays by inventing an innovative method for manufacturing ultra-thin polarizing film- Nitto Awarded the ‘Prime Minister’s Prize’ at the 2017 National Commendation for Invention NITTO DENKO …
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Farmingville musician headed to National Invention Convention

When 10-year-old Lino Marrero’s fingers were sore from practicing his cello, he decided to do something about it and an inventor was born. The invention is called the “String Ring” and it protects a string musician’s sore and blistered fingers so …
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