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Stories:

The Entire History of Steel

How the Secret of Concrete Was Found, Lost, and Found Again

The Remarkable, War-Torn, Spacefaring History of the Slinky

The Write Stuff: How the Humble Pencil Conquered the World

How the Humble Index Card Foresaw the Internet

20 Times Tractors Totally Got Into the Christmas Spirit

11 Calculators That Show How Far Computing Has Come in the Past 2,000 Years

10 Stories That Prove Gurkhas Are the Fiercest Fighters on the Planet