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InventionCountryInventor, Date
RailroadRichard Trevithick, 1804
TelescopeHans Lipperhey and Zacharias Jansen, 1608
Personal ComputerMichael Donald Wise, 1975
Automobile (gasoline powered)Karl Benz or Gottlieb Daimler, 1886
SyringeFrancis Rynd, 1844
Blackberry (handheld device)Research in Motion Limited, 1999
BoomerangInventor unknown, circa 10,000 BC
BicyclePierre Marchaux, 1861
Aerosol CanErik Rotheim, 1926
Weight ScalesInventor unknown, circa 5000 BC
InventionCountryInventor, Date
SaxophoneAntoine Joseph Sax, 1846
VelcroGeorge de Mestral, 1948
PacemakerRune Elmqvist and Ake Senning, 1958
CoffeeKaldi*, circa 800 CE
Artificial SatelliteSergei Korolev, 1957
GunpowderInventor unknown, circa 9th century BCE
Ballpoint PenLászló Bíró, 1931
NecktieInventor & date unknown
WalkmanAkio Morita (SONY Corporation), 1979
Electric BatteryAlessandro Volta, 1800

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