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August 8, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

In case you were wondering about notable science events that occured the week of August 8… On August 8 of 1876, Thomas Edison patented the mimeograph. When I first read this I was secretly hoping it was some technology involving mimes, but I was not so fortunate. The mimeograph is actually like an early version of […]

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July 25, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

In case you were wondering about notable science events that occured the week following July 25… On July 25, 1909, Louis Bleriot made the first airplane flight across a body of water, crossing the English Channel in 37 minutes. The Wright brothers had invented the plane only six years before. Bleriot is also credited with inventing […]



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