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How the invention of paper changed the world

The Gutenberg printing press – invented in the 1440s by Johannes Gutenberg, a goldsmith from Mainz in Germany – is widely considered to be one of humanity’s defining inventions. Gutenberg figured out how to make large quantities of durable metal type and …
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Apple files patent for its latest invention — a paper bag

Apple has filed a patent for a new invention. Yes, a paper bag. (Screenshot U.S. Patent & Trademark Office) WASHINGTON — It’s hard to imagine Apple fan boys and girls waiting in line for the tech and lifestyle giant’s new invention — a paper bag.
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Apple’s amazing new invention is… a PAPER BAG: Firm patents a way to make recycled carriers much stronger

Apple has filed patents for all sorts of new technology over the years, but its latest might be the most surprising yet. The Cupertino tech firm has filed a patent for a paper bag, or more accurately, a process for making paper bags. According to the …
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World Patent Marketing Invention Team Introduces AntlersTPHolder, A Bathroom Accessory Invention That Gives People A New Way To Hold Toilet Paper

World Patent Marketing, a vertically integrated manufacturer and engineer of patented products, introduces AntlersTPHolder, a bathroom accessory invention that holds several rolls of toilet paper. “The bathroom accessories industry is worth $ 2 billion …
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The Paper Trail: An Unexpected History of a Revolutionary Invention

A sweeping, richly detailed history that tells the fascinating story of how paper—the simple Chinese invention of two thousand years ago—wrapped itself around our world, humankind’s most momentous ideas imprinted on its surface.
           
The emergence of paper in the imperial court of Han China brought about a revolution in the transmission of knowledge and ideas, allowing religions, philosophies and propaganda to spread with ever greater ease. The first writing surfa

Make: Paper Inventions: Machines that Move, Drawings that Light Up, and Wearables and Structures You Can Cut, Fold, and Roll

  • Make Paper Inventions Machines that Move Drawings that Light Up and Wearables and Structures You Can Cut Fold and Roll
Paper is incredible stuff. It's easy to cut, but incredibly strong. It's disposable, but can last for centuries. It can stand as stiff as a board, pop up like a spring, or float like a leaf. And its invention changed the world forever. Perfect for kids, parents, and educators, Paper Inventions is a project-based book with full color illustrations, step-by-step instructions, supply lists, and templates that allow you to follow along with the book or devise something entirely new. Each chapter fea