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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.
 

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Good-by to the wobble-stick
801
Automobiles (Design, Equipment, Transmission)
Radio robot warns pilot of mountain ahead
805
Aviation equipment, Altimeters, Radio in aviation
Anti-aircraft guns aimed automatically
806
Anti-aircraft guns
Birthplace of the big winds
807
Hurricanes, Tornadoes
Behind the scenes in aviation
809
Aviation research, Aviation

Plane climbs sky at forty-five-degree angle:.
817
Airplanes
Hidden flaws bared by high speed movies used in conjunction with a precision clock
819
Motion picture photography, Timing devices
Science helps carve giant faces on mountain
824
Mount RUSHMORE, Mountain sculpture
Ocean's depth measured by radio robot
828
United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, Sounding and soundings, Hydrographic surveying
Lights turn battle against insect armies
840
Insect traps, Insect control
5,000-year time capsule to preserve modern history
848
Time capsules
Make your snapshots tell a story
851
Photography
Trailing the wild game poachers
858
Game wardens, Poaching
Doing something about the weather
866
Irving Krick; 1906-1996, Weather forecasting
Mauretania, Britain's new ocean queen
870
Mauretania (Steamship)
Bridge, brain of a modern ocean liner
876
Navigation
Off the platter and into your home
882
Phonograph records, Radio broadcasting (Transcribed programs, Music)
Epic story of radium
888
Radium

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