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August 19, 2019:Solar PV
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August 12, 2019:Cassava
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August 5, 2019:Fire
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July 29, 2019:RFID: The tech you’ve never heard of – but use every day
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July 22, 2019:Postage stamp
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July 15, 2019:Rubber
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July 8, 2019:CubeSat
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June 29, 2019:Factory
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June 24, 2019:Blockchain
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June 17, 2019:Pencil
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June 10, 2019:'Like' button
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June 3, 2019:Dwarf wheat
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May 27, 2019:Pornography
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May 20, 2019:Recycling
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May 13, 2019:Spreadsheet
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May 6, 2019:Brick
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April 29, 2019:Mail order catalogue
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April 22, 2019:Bicycle
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April 15, 2019:QWERTY
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April 15, 2019:Bonus 4: Woodpecker and black box
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April 8, 2019:Gyroscope
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April 8, 2019:Bonus 3: Mosquito and surgical needle
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April 1, 2019:Cellophane
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April 1, 2019:Bonus 2: Octopus and camouflage
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March 25, 2019:Langstroth Hive
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March 25, 2019:Bonus: 30 Animals That Made Us Smarter
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March 17, 2019:Coming soon: Season two
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January 17, 2019:Index Fund
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December 17, 2018:Special Bonus: Santa Claus
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October 28, 2017:Number 51
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October 21, 2017:The Plough
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October 14, 2017:Cold Chain
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October 7, 2017:Welfare State
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September 30, 2017:Property Register
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September 23, 2017:Searching for 51
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September 16, 2017:Management Consulting
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September 9, 2017:Double-entry Bookkeeping
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September 2, 2017:S-Bend
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August 26, 2017:Radar
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August 19, 2017:Market Research
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August 12, 2017:Plastic
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August 5, 2017:Seller Feedback
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July 29, 2017:Paper Money
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July 22, 2017:Limited Liability Company
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July 15, 2017:Dynamo
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July 8, 2017:Leaded Petrol
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July 1, 2017:Department Store
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June 24, 2017:Barbed Wire
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June 17, 2017:Tax Havens
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June 10, 2017:Infant Formula
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May 27, 2017:Tally Stick
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May 22, 2017:Passports
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May 13, 2017:Intellectual Property
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May 6, 2017:Video Games
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April 29, 2017:Cuneiform
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April 22, 2017:Air Conditioning
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April 15, 2017:Elevator
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April 8, 2017:Contraceptive Pill
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April 1, 2017:TV Dinner
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March 25, 2017:Gramophone
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March 18, 2017:Battery
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March 11, 2017:Public Key Cryptography
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March 4, 2017:Robot
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February 25, 2017:Disposable Razor
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February 18, 2017:Clock
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February 11, 2017:Google
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February 4, 2017:Insurance
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January 28, 2017:Paper
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January 20, 2017:Antibiotics
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January 14, 2017:Billy Bookcase
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January 7, 2017:Compiler
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December 31, 2016:M-Pesa
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December 24, 2016:Lightbulb
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December 17, 2016:Banking
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December 10, 2016:Barcode
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December 3, 2016:iPhone
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November 26, 2016:Concrete
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November 19, 2016:Shipping Container
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November 14, 2016:Haber-Bosch Process
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November 5, 2016:Diesel Engine
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