Engines Of Our Ingenuity

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 2480: Stephanie Kwolek and Kevlar

Episode: 2480 Stephanie Kwolek: Inventor of Kevlar

Engines of Our Ingenuity 2480: Stephanie Kwolek and Kevlar

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1214: Novgorod

Episode: 1214 Medieval Novgorod, more advanced than we realized

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1213: Theory and Experiment

Episode: 1213 Experiment, theory, and the role of the computer

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1213: Theory and Experiment

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 3082: Charles Havelock Taylor

Episode: 3082 Charles Havelock Taylor and Hydraulic Air Compression

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 2478: Metal Wood

Episode: 2478 Metal Wood: the Evolution of Wooden Golf Clubs

Engines of Our Ingenuity 2478: Metal Wood

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1211: Medora

Episode: 1211 Theodore Roosevelt and the mad Marquis create Medora ND

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1210: Pasteur's Biomilitarism

Episode: 1210 In which Louis Pasteur puts medicine on a war footing

Engines of Our Ingenuity 1210: Pasteur's Biomilitarism

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 2475: Friedrich Frobel and Kindergarten

Episode: 2475 Friedrich Fröbel and Kindergarten

Engines of Our Ingenuity 2475: Friedrich Frobel and Kindergarten

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 1209: Writing About Flight

Episode: 1209 Early fliers — all seem to've been good-looking and literate

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Engines of Our Ingenuity 2472: Julia Child

Episode: 2472 Julia Child: Kitchen Innovator

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