Who invented Eraser?

Nov 14th, 2008 | By

In 1770, a famous British scientist Joseph Priestly discovered a substance which he found was suitable for wiping the marks made by black lead pencil on paper. English engineer, Edward Nairne is also given the credit for inventing the first commercial rubber eraser in 1770. An eraser or rubber is a stationery item used for
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Who invented Holograms?

Oct 15th, 2008 | By

The concept of Holography was invented by a Hungarian-British scientist and engineer Dennis Gabor in 1947. He was awarded a Nobel Prize in Physics for this work in 1971. Born in Budapest in a Jewish family his name by birth was Gunszberg Denes. After working in the Hungarian army during World War I, he studied
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How to choose the best yoga mat cover?

Sep 20th, 2008 | By

Selection of the best yoga mat is not an easy task. The qualities of a good yoga mat should include support and coverage for the whole body; it should have a non slippery surface and should be smooth. This will help the yoga performer to concentrate on doing the yoga postures without any discomfort. Choose
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Who invented file cabinet?

Sep 11th, 2008 | By

A file cabinet is a type of office furniture which is used for storing paper documents in file folders. In simple terms, it is an enclosure for storing documents. File cabinets are mainly available in two varieties; the vertical and the horizontal file cabinets. The vertical file cabinets are predominantly used today in the modern
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How do i get a custom T-shirt?

Aug 15th, 2008 | By

To get a custom-made t-shirt you can consider various avenues. You can either design your own T-shirt or choose from various designs that these places (stores) provide. The main motive of a custom-made t-shirt is getting the most suitable colored tee that presents a style statement that is unique to you. The next thing would
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How to choose the right mountain bike?

Aug 4th, 2008 | By

With the rising popularity of mountain biking, the demand for mountain bikes has suddenly increased. This is the reason that the bikes come in many price ranges. Some mountain bikes are priced reasonably, while others can be extremely expensive. At times, it can get quite confusing for a person to choose the right mountain bike
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How do i spot fake Cuban Cigar?

Aug 2nd, 2008 | By

Cuban cigars are the most coveted sticks for smokers, and they are popular for their rich flavor and smoothness. But with popularity is also associated the business of fake products. You never know that the prized stick you are holding between your fingers is a real one or a fake one. The best you can
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Who invented flip flops?

Jun 4th, 2008 | By

Though traditional Japanese zori were in existence for centuries, the modern day flip flops were invented by Morris Yock in Auckland, New Zealand in the 1950s and it was patented in 1957. The traditional Japanese flip flops were popularized in America and New Zealand by servicemen returning from Japan in 1930s. Flip-flops are also known
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