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Who Invented Numbers

George Washington Carver, who was born a slave, lived a fruitful life of service to others because he knew the secret of returning good for evil. ~ to read a 1-minute devotion about this man, click the image and when it enlarges, click again.

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Seldom seen Art Deco Shyvers Multiphone Jukebox selector in cast aluminum which has a strong resemblance to the Empire State Building. The 1935 Shyvers Multiphone was invented by Ken Shyvers, who is also credited for inventing the pinball machine. The strong Art Deco architectural lines make for a stunning display item.

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Literary Smackdown: Chaucer vs. Shakespeare

Guys, come on. There's a difference between "first recorded usage" and "actually just made up," like it says in the article. Of course, I guess that could apply to all my other pins that are about LOOK AT ALL THESE WORDS THAT SHAKESPEARE JUST MADE UP

Edison and his inventions provided a wealth of new subject matter for dime novel publications. In this issue number 134 of The Nugget Library, the fictional hero is none other than Tom Edison Jr., a young genius inventor who supposedly follows in his father's footsteps.

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Thomas Jennings was the first African American to receive a patent, on March 3, 1821. His patent was for a dry-cleaning process called “dry scouring”. The first money Thomas Jennings earned from his patent was spent on the legal fees necessary to liberate his family out of slavery and support the abolitionist cause

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3 Reasons Success and Failure Work Together ~ Failure Leads to Success ~ I can’t count all the inventors who, if they had given up, would have never invented the airplane, the light bulb, the television, and any other number of things. If we see failure as not being final, we’ll persevere and keep moving forward. [...]

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Here are some extremely simple life hacks that will make your life easier. Is this stuff true? A gas tank arrow, airplane mode? Who knew

Here are some extremely simple life hacks that will make your life easier. Is this stuff true? A gas tank arrow, airplane mode? Who knew

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Einstein is an owl who lives in a tree near the barn.Einstein is super genus and can create inventions and understand tech just by looking at it,he can also calculate large numbers and see in the dark.Einstein is not much of a fighter but isn't afraid to rifle his feathers.he is super fast in flying and can see great distance.he is the genus in the pet heroes.

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