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Inventions That Shook The World: 1950s

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Welcome to the decade of Rock 'n Roll, drive-ins and McCarthyism. An America flush with cash and terrified of the "Red Menace" defines the inventions of the 1950s. Featured inventions include: the transistor radio, Sputnik, the flight data recorder, the Breath-a-Lyzer, and the hovercraft.

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Runtime: 42 minutes

Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 1
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 2
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 3
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 4
44 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 5
44 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 6
42 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 7
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 8
43 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 9
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Inventions That Shook The World
Season 1 / Ep 10
45 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12