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Illuminated flowerpots were going to be the next big thing. Or, so thought Joshua L. Cowen — an established inventor despite being only in his twenties. At the beginning of the 20th century, he developed a slender metal tube that contained batteries in the middle and a light bulb on the end. Cowen thought you could put them…




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