Extraordinary stories behind ordinary things

"Creativity is intelligence having fun."Albert Einstein

How to hold your ice cream

And other food inventions

“If we worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true really is true, then there would be little hope for advance.”Orville and Wilbur Wright

A world of innovation

Take a tour of 18 stories of innovation from around the world, and learn how everything from the compass to the computer came to be.

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