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Pierre Galtier-Boissière wrote on a wide range of topics including alcoholism, gout, and language. This book on a new form of shorthand was supposed to make learning “fun,” and presumably this volvelle, with its unique design, supplied a...
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View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: Bassam ShakhashiriLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at http://ocw.mit.eduWARNING NOTICE:The experiments descr...
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The Troy High School from Fullerton, Calif., received a 2008 InvenTeam grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to invent a robotic coconut tree climbing device. The InvenTeam presented its invention at EurekaFest at MIT in June 2008.
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The Saint Thomas Academy from Mendota Heights, Minn., received a 2008 InvenTeam grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to invent an electric motorcycle with compressible "crush zones" for urban commuter safety. The InvenTeam presented its...
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The Brillion High School from Brillion, Wis., received a 2008 InvenTeam grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to invent an electric all-terrain multi-purpose lifting machine. The InvenTeam presented its invention at EurekaFest at MIT in ...
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Saratoga Springs High School from Saratoga Springs, N.Y., received a 2008 InvenTeam grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to invent a plant and flower success indicator to measure garden conditions, dubbed the Garden Consultant. The InvenT...
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West Salem High School from West Salem, Ore., received a 2005 InvenTeam grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to invent a watermelon ripeness evaluator. The InvenTeam exhibited its invention at a showcase held at MIT in June 2005.
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A pair of spinning wheels 1.5 meters apart is placed in the path of a bullet. A bullet is fired with the wheels stationary for reference position, and fired again with the wheels spinning at a known speed. The second wheel will rotate mo...
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A bicycle wheel is suspended from one of end of its axie by a rope, and spun up by hand. The wheel's axle is then placed horizontally and the free end of the axle processes about the supported end. The gyroscope seems to defy gravity ...
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The Palo Alto High School from Palo Alto, Calif., received a 2007 InvenTeam grant from the Lemelson-MIT Program to create a head-mounted remote control for quadriplegics. The InvenTeam presented its project at MIT in June 2007. Henry Ev...
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