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  1. Reduced gravity simulator - photo

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  2. Internally geared bicycle hub cutaway - photo

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  4. Hand-powered pump drill - GIF

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  5. Splitting a large boulder with pegs - GIF

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  6. Launching free-fall lifeboats - GIF

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  7. How pockets are sewn onto jeans - GIF

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  8. Sherman anti-mine tank prototype - GIF

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  9. Robotic smart gripper - GIF

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  10. Tilting tricycle suspension - GIF

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  11. Post tension cable anchor cutaway - photo

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  12. Bridge Replacement Time Lapse

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  13. US Navy mini tug - photo

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  14. Renaissance embossed armor - photo

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  17. Taking bobbins off of a spinning frame - GIF

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