Engines Of Our Ingenuity

Engines Of Our Ingenuity

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1228: In Which Europe Quantifies

Episode: 1228 Medieval Europe learns to measure reality with numbers

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1228: In Which Europe Quantifies

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1227: Paper From Mummy Wrappings

Episode: 1227 So, did we ever make paper from a mummy's linen wrappings?

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1227: Paper From Mummy Wrappings

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 3085: Einstein and the Quantum

Episode: 3085 Einstein's Bigger Deal

Engines of Our Ingenuity 3085: Einstein and the Quantum

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1226: Ricci's Memory Palace

Episode: 1226 In which Matteo Ricci tries to convert the Chinese by building a memory palace

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1226: Ricci's Memory Palace

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 2495: Creativity Within Limits

Episode: 2495 Creativity Within Limits: Rules as a Source of Creativity

Engines of Our Ingenuity 2495: Creativity Within Limits

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1225: The First Daredevil

Episode: 1225 Lincoln Beachey, first great daredevil of heavier-than-air flight

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1224: Time and Efficiency

Episode: 1224 On filling time and compressing time: electronic communication

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1224: Time and Efficiency

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 3084: Leo Baekeland and Bakelite

Episode: 3084 Leo Baekeland and Bakelite

Engines of Our Ingenuity 3084: Leo Baekeland and Bakelite

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1223: Ghosts From the Sky

Episode: 1223 Ghosts from the sky: a visit to the Oshkosh Fly-in

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1223: Ghosts From the Sky

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 2493: Child's Play

Episode: 2493 Child's Play: the role of play in education

Engines of Our Ingenuity 2493: Child's Play

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