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Steam piston engine invented by Thomas Newcomen.
Video game console invented by Ralph H. Baer.
Bakelite invented by Leo Baekeland.
Antikythera Mechanism invented in Rhodes to track movement of the stars
Electric telegraph invented by Charles Wheatstone (also Samuel Morse).
Hot air balloon invented by Montgolfier brothers.
Mechanical submarine invented by NarcÃs Monturiol i Estarriol.
Typewriter invented by Charles Thurber.
Microwave oven invented by Percy Spencer.
Nuclear power reactor invented by Walter Zinn.
Eli Whitney develops the cotton gin.
Braille invented by Louis Braille.