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Teenage Clockmaker Upholds Long Scientific Tradition

September 19th, 2015

Episode 325 of 580 episodes

As Daniel Boorstin, former director of the National Museum of History and Technology of the Smithsonian Institution, once put it, clockmakers were the "pioneer scientific-instrument makers."

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