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  • pieces of mail had to fit within a pneumatic tube parcel or otherwise travel by regular post. While this limitation may not seem too pressing, since ot ...pneumatic tubes that caused people to want to jump inside and use them for travel, especially since steam engine trains were already invented? I think one m
    28 KB (4,387 words) - 10:41, 24 November 2010
  • ...ork Times''). It was dangerous for pigeons, especially during wartime, to travel long distances. One article reported, “If birds don’t return in two da
    17 KB (2,692 words) - 10:42, 24 November 2010
  • ...creating the illusion of an actual landscape, caters to this fondness for travel – this thirst to see and be in new places. The moving panorama in partic
    29 KB (4,498 words) - 10:51, 24 November 2010
  • ...bers built by Leary to remove one from any definable place and allow 'time travel.'
    11 KB (1,739 words) - 10:54, 24 November 2010
  • ...o the bald head of the messenger and, after the hair grew back, they would travel with a fake message to their destination. Upon arrival their heads would b
    11 KB (1,781 words) - 10:54, 24 November 2010
  • The Diners Club card, also known as a T&E (Travel & Entertainment) card was successful enough to expand to other cities and i
    47 KB (7,569 words) - 10:33, 24 November 2010
  • ...y had the peculiar impact of establishing a grid off which one could never travel - Although much of the globe remained to be explored and charted, the perfe
    4 KB (593 words) - 10:20, 24 November 2010
  • ...ration (GAF) and viewmaster reels made the complete shift from scenery and travel interests to entertainment, primarily for children.
    20 KB (3,126 words) - 10:42, 24 November 2010
  • ...g the enemy from the internal space of the country or the liminal space of travel between national/state borders.
    18 KB (2,939 words) - 10:49, 24 November 2010
  • ...s used during the period between World Wars I and II as identification and travel papers for refugees, initially given only to Russians fleeing the civil war ...of documentation had been used in pre-modern Europe to enable and regulate travel between locales, the modern passport required vast bureaucratic and technic
    15 KB (2,449 words) - 10:44, 24 November 2010
  • and 14th centuries—would indicate, one of the major hindrances to sea travel was unpredictability of winds.
    28 KB (4,426 words) - 23:47, 7 April 2010
  • ...component of maintaining the astronaut's psychological fabric during space travel. idea that translated into the design of the smallest items for space travel, and is perhaps most profoundly visible in the packaging of food.
    31 KB (4,589 words) - 12:30, 25 October 2010
  • ...n a suitcase to bring it with him, Yokoi sought to make a "pet" that could travel everywhere, and thus the Tamagotchi was born. The toy was composed of an LC
    18 KB (2,790 words) - 13:24, 18 October 2010
  • ...l as demonstration of the product without cost (both of time and money) or travel. Although it might have been costly to use the booths, it made sense for b ...eady been speculated by Eastern Airlines that Picturephones might help the travel industry, with the need for business trips being negated and runways being
    20 KB (3,266 words) - 02:18, 24 November 2010
  • ...r own flaws, however. Laws's original gold price-indicator was not able to travel very long distances and required a local battery to operate. Calahan and Ed
    8 KB (1,209 words) - 10:22, 24 November 2010
  • ...cenic tours” were also of popular interest. Theatres would play rolls of travel pictures, which allowed the audience to feel that they were passing by the
    10 KB (1,571 words) - 10:50, 24 November 2010
  • ...and they use it to share information about many things. Some people have travel blogs or blogs about their career or studies. This structure interestingly
    27 KB (4,451 words) - 10:31, 24 November 2010
  • ...ded to put them together into one number. Likewise, in a situation such as travel we only concern ourselves with ideas like “New York, Boston, bus” and n
    8 KB (1,309 words) - 10:20, 24 November 2010
  • ...ctors' hands. And you can still find one out there, though you may have to travel a bit to find it. The Belcourt Theatre in Nashville, Tennessee has what the
    9 KB (1,468 words) - 10:20, 24 November 2010
  • ...Just as sound waves travel through air, Maxwell hypothesized, light waves travel through and relative to the ether (Hawking 20). As John Durham Peters notes
    11 KB (1,671 words) - 10:24, 24 November 2010

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