The most astounding inventions from the Renaissance
The tools that helped build our world
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Few eras of history have left such an indelible mark on the world as the Renaissance. Simultaneously the golden age of art, literature, and music, this period of European history between the 14th and 17th centuries is also the link between the old world and our modern world of today. Through these centuries, certain industrious and brilliant individuals graced the world with the tools that were needed to build a better world, with better cities, better transportation, and better access to information. So many of the cornerstones of modern convenience that we may take for granted today were once inventions and creations on the cutting-edge of technology during the Renaissance.
Read on to find out more about the tools, toys, and ideas that helped shape the world as we know it today.
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