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Frederick McKinley Jones is credited with transforming the food industry and America's eating habits with his invention of a practical refrigeration system for trucks and railroad cars. Frederick Jones patented more than sixty inventions in all, but it is his invention of the automatic refrigeration system for long-haul trucks in 1935 that he is most famous for.

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from About.com Money

A Look at History's Greatest Black Inventors

Emmett W. Chappelle ~ one of the 100 most distinguished African American scientists and engineers of the 20th Century Courtesy of NASA

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Ezekiel 34:8 [8]As I live, saith the Lord GOD, surely because my flock became a prey, and my flock became meat to every beast of the field, because there was no shepherd, neither did my shepherds search for my flock, but the shepherds fed themselves, and fed not my flock;

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images of black history inventions list - Yahoo Search Results

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steampunk items | mike barbour also makes some really great miniature steampunk items

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from Pretty Designs

40 Quotes about Education

This would be a great motivational poster to put on the walls in my classroom.

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We’ve done all the work for you! All you need to do plant some seeds and harvest fresh organic food – FOREVER. A 5′ x 40′ Grow Tray to feed EIGHT people FOREVER (and forever means just that: ALWAYS.)

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from BuzzFeed

21 People Who Are Too Good For This World

IM DONE!!!!

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from Powerful Mothering

Rainbow Ice and Salt Science Experiment for Preschool

preschool science experiment with salt and ice in a rainbow style! See the difference between using color salt vs water colors. Great playful preschool idea.

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