Inventions from the 1950s-1960s?

Answer Coming off a period of high and accelerated innovation and invention during the Second World War and with continued political and financial impetus from the Cold War, the 1950s and 1960s were highl... Read More »

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Do digital TV converter boxes work with sets manufactured in the 1950s and 1960s?

Yes, you will need a 75 to 300 ohm matching transformer to connect the coaxial cable to the TVs twinlead input, though. It won't look much different than the original NTSC signal the TV was designe... Read More »

Are Swiss 10 franc and 20 franc banknotes from the 1950s,1960s,70s still legal tender?

Despite what "Zeuz" claims, the actual face of our currency has changed. Unlike the USA, Swiss paper currency changes every 20 to 30 years.Anyways, I had a check into the law. According to "RS 941.... Read More »

How to Do Makeup From the 1960s?

During the 1960s women wanted dramatic eyes and angelic skin and lips, following the lead of Twiggy and other fashion icons. Dark eyeliner and exaggerated lashes made eyes pop, particularly against... Read More »

How to Do a 1960s Updo?

One of the hairstyles most often associated with the 1960s is the beehive. Born out of the decade's trend toward gravity-defying "big hair," this female updo is characterized by a distinctive high ... Read More »