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AC Generator

Nicola Tesla

2

Adding Machine

Blaise Pascal

3

AIr Brakes

George Westinghouse

4

Air Conditioner

Willis Carrier

5

Airplane

WRight Brother

6

Alternator

Chrysler Corp

7

Aqua-Lung

Jacques Cousteau

8

Artificial Heart

Robert Jarvik

9

Barometer

Evangelista Torricelli

10

Bifocal Lens

Ben Franklin

11

Blind Reading Sytem

Louis Brailled

12

Blue Jeans

Levi Strauss

13

Calculus

Sir Isaac Newton

14

Contacts

Adolf Frick

15

Compression-Ignition Engine

Rudolf Diesel

16

Computer Conceiver

Charles Babbage

17

Cotton Gin

Eli Whitney

18

Dirigible Airship

Ferdinand Von Zeppelin

19

Dynamite

Alfred Nobel

20

Earthquake Intensity Device

Charles Richter

21

Electric Toaster

General Electric Labs

22

Electric Lamp

Thomas Edison

23

Electric Razor

Jacob Schick

24

Electric MOtor

Micahel Faraday

25

Elevator

Michael Elisha Otis

26

Eye Chart

Herman Snellen

27

Fountain Pen

Lewis Waterman

28

Food Freezing

Clarence Birdseye

29

Gas Burner

Robert Bunsen

30

Geometry

Euclid

31

Grape Juice

Thomas Welch

32

Gyroscope

Leon Foucault

33

Hamburger

JH Salisbury

34

Helicopter (Single Rotor)

Igor Sikorsky

35

Hor Air Ballon

Montgolfier Brothers

36

Hybrid Popcorn

Orville Redenbacher

37

Ink Blot Test

Herman Rorschach

38

Instant Camera

Edwin Land (Polaroid)

39

IQ Test

Alfred Binet

40

Kodak Camera (Hand-Held)

George Eastman

41

LIghtening Rod

Ben Franklin

42

Liquid-Fueled Rocket

Robert Goddard

43

Programmable Loom

Joseph Marie Jacquard

44

Machine Gun

Richard Gatling

45

Magnifying Glass

Roger Bacon

46

Mechanical Grain Reaper

Cyrus McCormick

47

MIcroscope (Compound)

Zacharias Janssen

48

Microscope (Electron

Vladimir Zworykin

49

Mimeograph

AB Dick

50

Motion Picture Machine

Thomas Edison

51

Motion Picture Camera

Lumiere Brothers

52

MOvable Type

Johann Gutenberg

53

Neon Lights

George Claude

54

Outboard Engine

Ole Evinrude

55

Pacemaker

Wilson Greatbatch

56

Paper

Cai Lun

57

Phonograph

Thomas Edison

58

Photographic Film

George Eastman

59

Railroad Sleeping Car

George Pullman

60

Refrigerator Car

Gustavis Swift

61

Revolver

Samuel Colt

62

Rotary Engine

Felix Wankel

63

Safety Razor

King Gillette

64

Scissors

Leonardo Da Vinci

65

Screw

Archimedes

66

Sewing Machine

Elias Howe

67

Spark Plug

Albert Champion

68

Steam Engine

James Watt

69

Steel making Process

Sir Henry Bessemer

70

Storage Battery

Allesandro Volta

71

Submachine Gun

John Thompson

72

Telegraph

Samuel Morse

73

Telephone

Alexander Graham Bell

74

Telescope

Hans Lippershey

75

Telescope (Astronomical)

Galileo

76

Telescope (Reflecting)

Sir. Isaac Newton

77

Thermometer (Open Column)

Galileo

78

Thermometer (Mercury)

Gabriel Fahrenheit

79

Transistor

Bell Telephone Labs

80

Vulcanized Rubber

Charles Goodyear

81

Wireless

Guglielo Marconi

82

Zipper

Whitcomb Judson