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

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