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Jul. 04, 2014

Ben Franklin: Sonic Explorer

Ben Franklin’s sonic experiments included inventing a new musical instrument and testing the limits of the human voice.

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Jul. 05, 2013

Benjamin Franklin’s Intellectual Revolution

Benjamin Franklin pushed innovations that set the groundwork for the political and intellectual revolution in America.

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Jul. 02, 2010

Summer Science: Ben Franklin

As you prepare for the 4th of July, a salute to one of the founding fathers of our country - Benjamin Franklin.

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Jul. 04, 2003

Ben Franklin's Science

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