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History

History

Time period:

1946-1956

The Science Of Improvement

A time of prosperity saw the GE tradition of astonishing scientific ingenuity continue with discoveries that included membranes for water desalination, seeding the clouds to make rain, and the development of Lexan, a transparent plastic of unsurpassed impact resistance. On the home front, simple innovations led to ever more attractive and practical appliances.

  • 1942
  • 1950