How does it work? - Computer networks

The Internet allows us to send data quickly to large distances.

How does it work? - Water tap

This animation demonstrates the functioning of the 3 basic types of water tap.

Wankel engine

A type of rotary engine of high efficiency

How does it work - Refrigerator

This animation demonstrates how a refrigerator works.

Mesopotamian inventions (3rd millennium BC)

These tools, revolutionary even in their simplicity, are still in use today.

How does it work? - LCD screens

A liquid-crystal display utilises the light modulating properties of liquid crystals.

How does it work? - Plasma display television

This animation explains how a plasma display television works.

How does it work? - CRT television

This animation demonstrates how a CRT television works.

How does it work? - Mobile phone

This animation demonstrates how mobile phones work.

Transformer

A transformer is a device used for converting the voltage of electric current.

How does it work? - Digital camera

This animation demonstrates the structure and operation of digital cameras.

Radial engine

Radial engines are used primarily in aeroplanes and helicopters.

How does it work? - Optical disc drives

This animation demonstrates the structure and operation of different types of optical...

How does it work? – Cinema projector

This animation demonstrates the design and operation of a traditional cinema projector.

Hard disk drive

Computer hard disk drives are devices of magnetic data storage.

How does it work? – Tower crane

Tower cranes are machines used for lifting loads weighing up to several tonnes.

How does it work? - Differential gear

A differential allows the driven wheels of a car to rotate at different speeds when the...

Stirling engine - hot-air engine

Stirling engines are also known as external combustion engines. Unlike internal...

Inventions in the textile industry, 18th century

Inventions in the 18th century resulted in huge advances in the development of the...

Papermaking

Paper was invented more than two thousand years ago.

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