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Everyday technology

From light bulbs to motorways and cups of tea to concrete, discover the extraordinary science stories behind familiar objects and technologies we encounter every day.

From the domestic sphere to the public space we all share, these stories explore how technology has changed the rhythms of our home life, improved our health, shaped our habits and affected our built environment. 

Kenneth Grange: Designs that changed our lives

You may not know his name but you've almost certainly used one of this products. Find out more about the extraordinary work of Kenneth Grange:

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