learn | collection • 150 years of innovation + discovery

from: Scientific American
November 1, 2020


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~ collection
~ welcome
~ letter


— collection —

publication: Scientific American
tag line: Expertise, insights, and illumination.
web: homechannel

collection title: 50, 100, and 150 Years Ago
deck: Innovation + Discovery: chronicled in Scientific American
read | collection

— summary —

An immense repository of stories going back to the mid 1800s — and spanning a breadth of human invention that gives you a front-row seat to civilization’s progress as-it-happened. This fascinating curated collection updates monthly.

presented by

group: Springer
tag line: We are a world-leading research, educational, and professional publisher.
web: homechannel



— welcome —

“I hope you enjoy the journey!”

Daniel Schlenoff

bio: writer at Scientific American
bio: editor of the collection: “50, 100, and 150 Years Ago”


image | above

A portrait of writer + editor Daniel Schlenoff.


— letter —

Dear readers,

Tracking 1.5 centuries of innovation + discovery, Scientific American magazine’s story collection titled “50, 100, and 150 Years Ago” — is curated by editor Daniel Schlenoff and features monthly compilations.

The chronicle presents almost 300 stories on tech invention + science knowledge — archived since year 1845. This set was picked for our library because it’s a super resource for anyone watching the path of progress.

library editor



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