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Smithsonian Researchers Play Alexander Graham Bell’s “Unplayable” Records

Alexander_Graham_BellAlexander Graham Bell is one of America’s most important scientists and inventors. Moved by the experiences of his mother and wife (both deaf), Bell heavily investigated the realm of sound and recording. He made several early recordings that, until now, were unplayable. Researchers at the Smithsonian have finally mastered the technology necessary to play these “unplayable records.”

Check out their research and listen to Bell’s actual voice in the article here.