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STUBBORN Genius: KANSAS INVENTOR GEORGE W. WHITE PUT EVERYTHING ON THE LINE FOR HIS COMBINED HARVESTER/THRESHER. McManus, Leslie C. Sep 1, 2018 1629
The Cozy Invention. Kelley, S. Allyn Jan 1, 2018 315
Archive: maps: Baroque Wind Rose, Joh Ann Zahn, 1686. Brief article Aug 1, 2017 298
Leonardo da Vinci's world map. Tyler, Christopher W. Essay Jul 1, 2017 5504
Henri Coanda and the quest through illusion: the connection with Brancusi. Stroe, Mihai A. Essay Jun 22, 2017 12052
Flights of genius. May 1, 2016 1339
Broadcom MASTERS on 'The Tonight Show'. Brief article May 30, 2015 174
How snowboarding: got its start. Pesch, Ron Nov 1, 2014 2966
Inventor sees the future for developers. Putzier, Konrad Oct 22, 2014 404
Inventor Bette Nesmith "The Original Undo Button". Kamentsky, Gina Jul 1, 2013 349
Building Blest practices. Mar 1, 2013 362
Sumas man invents ice scraper with detachable flashlight. Brief article Feb 1, 2013 233
Flight of the Desert Eagle. Hennessey, Gail Skroback Jan 1, 2013 480
What's wrong with living forever? Humanity's search for immortality may be wrong-headed, with dramatic consequences for the environment, plants, animals--and you. Welch, Bryan Oct 1, 2012 1874
Inventor with a global vision: never given full credit in his lifetime, Nikola Tesla revolutionized electric power and wireless communications for future generations. Huso, Deborah R. Jul 1, 2012 1426
Inventor of centerline is honored. Brief article Jul 1, 2012 169
Man as machine: a peculiar experiment inspired by the enlightenment sheds light on the age-old question of what makes us human. Byrd, Max Jan 1, 2012 2978
Floating Island International. McNally, Mary; Wilkinson, Timothy J. Company overview Oct 1, 2011 4310
Can it already. Cook, Jerri Jul 1, 2011 1285
Man ahead of his time: inventor Oliver Evans battled to be taken seriously. Moore, Sam Jul 1, 2011 1186
Flash in the pan? The successful but short-lived Marschke Gas Motor Plow. Jerue, Chris Jul 1, 2011 475
Perfecting the grist mill: delaware man's designs pushed mill into a new era. Moore, Sam May 1, 2011 1736
Signals from below: a teen develops a radio that allows cavers in trouble to send messages for help. Crane, Cody Nov 8, 2010 681
Patents and profits. Nov 1, 2010 386
Sound and rice power to cut black carbon: the mating of two brilliant ideas, a low-tech one from the Philippines and a hi-tech one from the US, offers a new route to help cool the planet--fast. Cribb, Julian Feb 1, 2010 1187
The Australian Owen Machine Carbine: during the war in the Pacific, it was as much a symbol of Australia as the kangaroo. How it got that standing is a story of strange twists and turns. Enright, John Dec 20, 2009 2657
From despair to discovery. Plummer, Janelle Oct 1, 2009 603
How does your garden grow? As cities expand and populations increase, urban space is at a premium; indeed, it has become increasingly precious. With so little room for gardens to grow out, it makes sense that they grow up. Introducing the vertical garden! Davis, Jodie Oct 1, 2009 627
UK inventors license space-saving Park and Slide system. Brief article Aug 19, 2009 211
Full steam ahead! Robert Fulton ushers in a new era of transportation. Pedtke, Ann Aug 1, 2009 661
Later this month, on 25 August 2009, it will be exactly 400 years ago since Galileo Galilei demonstrated his telescope to the Venetian lawmakers. Aug 1, 2009 472
The inventor of telpherage. Philpot, Fenella Apr 8, 2009 372
The miners' safety lamp. Gardner, Laura Jan 28, 2009 412
Plowmaker to the world: experience in the furrow paid off for James Oliver. Moore, Sam Jan 1, 2009 1028
Eureka! From idea to invention. Mann, Nicolette Jan 1, 2009 502
Did you know? Brief article Jan 1, 2009 217
Was Ice making John Gorrie's greatest legacy? Nagengast, Bernard A. Report Jan 1, 2009 3953
An inventor named Philo. Williams, Michael Brief article Jan 1, 2009 243
The little black box. Williams, Michael Brief article Jan 1, 2009 220
The cozy invention. Kelley, S. Allyn Jan 1, 2009 382
Hopping away with the prize. Brief article Jan 1, 2009 271
The snowmobile one cool Canadian invention. Vincent, Mary Jan 1, 2009 504
Who invented the telescope? Nick Pelling suggests that credit should go not to the Netherlands but much further south to Catalonia. Pelling, Nick Cover story Oct 1, 2008 3516
The quest to make diamonds. Gardner, Laura Brief article Oct 1, 2008 304
The first colour television transmission: July 3rd 1928. Jul 1, 2008 450
Kite powered cargo. Risch, Dan Brief article Apr 21, 2008 156
Photographing the ephemeral. Barrett, Terry Apr 1, 2008 628
2007 daVinci Award[R] Winners. Nov 1, 2007 662
Great idea, eh: from lifesaving medicine to high tech gadget, these Canadian inventions have changed the way people around the world live. Sep 22, 2007 1056
Skating maintains popularity. Parachin, Victor M. Mar 1, 2006 1007
Australian ZORK takes the plunge. Brief Article Dec 1, 2003 102
The dream of the Piccards. Oct 1, 2000 1171

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