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The barmy inventions that time forgot – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

The barmy inventions that time forgot
Telegraph.co.uk
“I had an immense advantage over many others,” wrote the Victorian inventor and steelmaker Henry Bessemer in his autobiography, “inasmuch as I had no fixed ideas derived from long-established practice to control and bias my mind, and did not suffer

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Watch Bill Nye and Andy Samberg Judge Invention Ideas at SXSW – TIME

Watch Bill Nye and Andy Samberg Judge Invention Ideas at SXSW
TIME
If you missed TV educator Bill Nye's legendary debate with Ken Ham, then you can still catch Nye at SXSW in Austin, Texas, this weekend. Along with Andy Samberg, he will be judging production submissions from Quirky, an online community for aspiring 

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The Spark of Invention – TIME

The Spark of Invention
TIME
If you're going to leave the world a list of inventions that includes the lightbulb, the movie camera, the cylinder phonograph, the disc phonograph, advanced fluoroscopy, a commercial stock ticker, a vote tabulator and more, you'd best put in a long day.

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What Makes an Invention Great? – TIME

What Makes an Invention Great?
TIME
things that were invented in 2013? Now you have one. Just keep reading. For ease of consumption, the inventions have been placed in order—using rigorous, objective and scientific criteria—beginning with the most fun and ending with the most useful.

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