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18 Aug 2018

Engines of Our Ingenuity

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The story of technological progress is one of drama and intrigue, sudden insight and plain hard work. Let’s explore technology’s spectacular failures and many magnificent success stories.

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    Engines of Our Ingenuity 1557: New Worlds To Seek

    Episode: 1557 Heinrich Lienhard creates a new world - even as he discovers it.  Today, we watch a new world being formed.


  • Posted on 17 Aug 2018

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    Engines of Our Ingenuity 3182: Magical Shapes

    Episode: 3182 Looking at Magical Shapes.  Today, it's all in how you look at it.


  • Posted on 16 Aug 2018

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    Engines of Our Ingenuity 1555: Hypatia Revisited

    Episode: 1555 Looking behind the stories for the real Hypatia.  Today, looking for the person behind the story.


  • Posted on 15 Aug 2018

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    Engines of Our Ingenuity 2791: The Death of The Floppy

    Episode: 2791 The death of the floppy disk.  Today, floppy, but never a flop.


  • Posted on 14 Aug 2018

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    Engines of Our Ingenuity 1554: Scientific Instruments

    Episode: 1554 In which new science yields new instruments: 1500 to 1950.  Today, a new class of machines and new viewpoint.


  • Posted on 13 Aug 2018

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