An Invention That Changed the World

An Invention That Changed the World
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    Can you imagine going through an entire summer without the comfort of a cool, air-conditioned room?

    For many of us, the answer is a big, resounding no.


According to a new infographic from Sovereign, man’s attempts to defeat the intense summer heat are not new, and in fact, date back to the ancient times.

Studies have shown that ancient Egyptians used to hang wet cloths in their doorways to keep their houses cool even when it was hot outside. Similarly, wealthy Roman citizens constructed aqueducts in their homes to circulate water and keep the temperature down.

Here are some more cool facts about air conditioning!




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