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The 10 greatest 21st century innovations

Author: Lisa CheungJeffrey D WilhelmCorning Incorporated.Tōkyō Daigaku.Bose Corporation.All authors
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Scholastic, 2008.
Series: 10
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book ranks the ten most revolutionary inventions of the 21st century that have made our lives easier, healthier, and more productive" (publisher).
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Named Person: Masahiko Inami; Naoki Kawakami; Susumu Tachi; Amar Bose; Dana Bookbinder; Ming-Jun Li; Pushkar Tandon; H P Huang; Jaap Haartsen; Sven Mattisson; Steve Chen; Chad Hurley; Jawed Karim; Hugh Herr; Hilmar Janusson; Hugh Herr
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Cheung; Jeffrey D Wilhelm; Corning Incorporated.; Tōkyō Daigaku.; Bose Corporation.; CeeLite.; Wilkinson Eyre Architects.; Gifford Ltd.; Ericsson Mobile Platforms.; Foveon Incorporated.; YouTube.; Massachusetts Institute of Technology.; Ossur.; Abiomed Incorporated.
ISBN: 9781554483501 1554483506
OCLC Number: 355821637
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm.
Contents: Introduction: eureka! --
Optical camouflage --
Electromagnetic suspension --
Bendable optical fibres --
Flexible light --
Tilting bridge --
Wireless technology --
Layered image sensor --
Online video sharing --
Bionic knee --
Artificial heart --
We thought --
What do you you think? --
Index.
Series Title: 10
Other Titles: Ten greatest 21st century innovations
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