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Stories by Jonathon Keats3 articles archived since 1845

The Blueprint

A failure for photography, it was long irreplaceable for duplicating house plans

September 1, 2009 — Jonathon Keats

The Mechanical Loom

Programmable textile machinery provided inspiration for the player piano and the early computer

September 1, 2009 — Jonathon Keats

Origins: The Start of Everything

Where do rainbows come from? What about flying cars, love and LSD?

September 1, 2009 — Davide Castelvecchi, Graham P. Collins, Bruce Grierson, Mara Hvistendahl, Jonathon Keats, Michael Moyer, George Musser, Christie Nicholson, Ricki Rusting, Jessica Snyder Sachs, Christine Soares, Gary Stix, Kate Wong, Melinda Wenner and Philip Yam

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