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Decanting History: Learning More About Drinking Vessels

For wine and liquor enthusiasts, using a decanter is often the preferred way to serve their drink of choice. A decanter is a decorative vessel for serving and storing alcohol that, due to its shape,...

Keeping Time with the Pocket Watch

The Origins of Timekeeping The history of timekeeping is a fascinating look into the evolution of life and commerce. It marks a change from life that was lived simply in tune with light and darkness, to...

The Typewriter: Evolution of a Newfangled Writing Machine

In 1875, Mark Twain described the typewriter as a “new fangled writing machine”. He soon developed an appreciation for the convenience and efficiency it afforded. As we take a look at the history of...