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transported goods across fixed rails
This invention helped the southern states thrive off King Cotton
Transported goods up and down rivers using burned coal
Orville and Wilbur Wright developed this in Kitty Hawk, N.C.
First antibiotic. Stopped infectious diseases
Helps induce medical coma during surgery
Invented in the 1920's, soon every family had at least one to take on road trips
Electric impulses sent by wires and interpreted on either end
synonymous with record player
Every family gathered around one to listen to political speeches
To be able to call from anywhere
To be able to call by landline
Built to facilitate and manage electricity throughout a city
Edison famously coined this invention, with the use of tungsten and glass
Nagasaki and Hiroshima. Manhattan Project
John Deere invented
Dell, HP, Lenovo, Macintosh
Eradicated the poio virus
Fired many rounds at one pull of the trigger
Submersible tactical sea-faring vessel
Ford used this in his factories
reduced the amount of work needed to make yarn
Goes hand in hand with personal computer. Rapid spread of information
Invented during World War I. Red Cross.
Orbits earth. Helps facilitate and broadcast information among other things

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