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Adventures in Electricity: Old GE Comics Still Teach Powerful Lessons

Thomas Herles
December 03, 2015

In the 1950s, GE hired renowned comics artists, including George “Inky” Roussos of Batman fame, to draw a series of books called Adventures in Science. The series covered everything from space travel to electricity, and the company is now taking its heroes out of retirement. It partnered with the storytelling app Wattpad and asked its resident writers to create short fiction based on the ideas featured in six books with titles ranging from Adventures in Electricity to Inside the Atom. Take a look.

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