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September 23

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    How It Works: Google Glass

    Packed with fascinating facts, and covering over 200 million years of history, this book is the perfect guide to the world around us
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    How It Works: The K’NEX Bloodhound

    Well not quite. Instead, the construction toy giant K’NEX has created a life size replica of the Bloodhound, a 1,609 kilometre per hour (1,000-mile)-per-hour machine completely out of its…

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    What was Checkpoint Charlie?

    Checkpoint Charlie was the name given to the main border crossing for diplomats, journalists and non-German visitors to enter Soviet -controlled East Berlin from West Berlin
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    How It Works: Quiz: How well do you know the US States?

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    How It Works: HMS Queen Elizabeth

    The Queen, like many other British monarchs through history, celebrates two birthdays a year