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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
1 Internet 32,658 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
2 Nuclear weapon 18,067 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
3 Television 17,309 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
4 Coca-Cola 14,041 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
5 C (programming language) 13,894 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
6 Global Positioning System 13,459 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
7 Light-emitting diode 12,670 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
8 Email 12,155 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
9 Laser 11,514 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
10 Adobe Flash 8,634 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
11 Ethernet 8,159 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
12 Personal computer 7,952 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
13 Flowchart 7,904 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
14 Cigarette 7,608 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
15 QWERTY 7,214 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
16 Segway PT 7,067 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
17 Barcode 6,581 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
18 Credit card 6,461 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
19 Polymerase chain reaction 6,442 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
20 Solar cell 6,441 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
21 Mouse (computing) 6,225 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
22 Floppy disk 5,723 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
23 Monopoly (game) 5,518 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
24 Electric guitar 5,089 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
25 Catalytic converter 4,658 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
26 Automatic transmission 4,580 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
27 Fleshlight 4,430 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
28 Microwave oven 4,159 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
29 Perl 3,806 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
30 Sybian 3,681 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
31 Taser 3,542 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
32 Plasma display 3,480 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
33 BASIC 3,296 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
34 Jeans 3,207 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
35 Napalm 3,195 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
36 Artificial pacemaker 3,189 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
37 DOS 3,129 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
38 Nylon 3,100 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
39 PageRank 3,073 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
40 Lisp (programming language) 3,057 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
41 ARPANET 2,950 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
42 Atkins diet 2,926 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
43 Scrabble 2,901 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
44 Laser printer 2,619 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
45 Radiocarbon dating 2,597 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
46 Dynamic random access memory 2,578 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
47 Direct current 2,451 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
48 Cybernetics 2,435 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
49 K-Y Jelly 2,391 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
50 ZIP (file format) 2,359 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
51 Silica gel 2,331 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
52 Ferris wheel 2,283 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
53 Oil tanker 2,225 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
54 Airbag 2,222 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
55 Particle accelerator 2,188 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
56 Storyboard 2,113 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
57 Acrylic paint 2,097 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
58 Aerogel 2,082 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
59 Lambda calculus 2,078 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
60 Oil well 2,068 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
61 Hypertext 2,017 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
62 Teddy bear 1,933 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
63 Black light 1,831 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
64 Supermarket 1,824 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
65 Escalator 1,784 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
66 Cotton gin 1,681 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
67 Dianetics 1,623 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
68 Space tourism 1,623 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
69 Urinary catheterization 1,520 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
70 PDCA 1,515 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
71 Zipper 1,512 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
72 Nuclear submarine 1,463 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
73 Magnetic stripe card 1,408 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
74 Neutron bomb 1,245 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
75 Americium 1,191 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
76 Lightning rod 1,178 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
77 Bulldozer 1,147 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
78 Videotape 1,110 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
79 Breakfast cereal 1,044 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
80 Bubblegum 1,016 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
81 Cotton candy 1,005 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
82 Flashlight 970 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
83 Bell X-1 935 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
84 Crayon 934 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
85 Cotton swab 908 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
86 Go (programming language) 906 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
87 Glucose meter 894 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
88 Industrial robot 892 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
89 Glass harmonica 889 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
90 Venus 2000 854 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
91 Dendrochronology 850 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
92 Timeline of United States inventions (1890–1991) 846 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
93 South Beach Diet 845 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
94 Kinetoscope 838 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
95 Stanley Meyer's water fuel cell 788 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
96 Bifocals 776 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
97 Shopping cart 774 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
98 Dental floss 771 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
99 Maser 751 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
100 Cocaine (drink) 746 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
101 Preparation H 721 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
102 Phonograph cylinder 715 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
103 Zone diet 671 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
104 Klystron 656 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
105 DNA computing 655 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
106 Teledildonics 652 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
107 Windscreen wiper 607 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
108 Ticker tape 607 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
109 Autopilot 599 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
110 Curium 563 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
111 Fire sprinkler 553 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
112 Tea bag 528 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
113 Timeline of United States inventions (before 1890) 515 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
114 Radar gun 464 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
115 Cash register 457 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
116 Xerography 419 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
117 Rocket stove 407 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
118 Bathysphere (vessel) 405 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
119 Stereolithography 400 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
120 Ionocraft 384 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
121 Franklin stove 358 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
122 Ice resurfacer 344 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
123 Fuel dispenser 306 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
124 Timeline of United States inventions (after 1991) 282 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
125 Scroll wheel 281 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
126 Optical mouse 277 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
127 Neuticles 269 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
128 Carbonless copy paper 268 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
129 Radial arm saw 259 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
130 Space blanket 242 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
131 Gamma camera 236 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
132 Fused deposition modeling 235 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
133 Traffic cone 197 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
134 Artificial neuron 196 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
135 Timeline of United States discoveries 182 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
136 Glottochronology 180 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
137 Carbon microphone 177 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
138 Smith & Wesson Model 1 158 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
139 Nanoimprint lithography 147 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
140 Pritikin Diet 144 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
141 Vitascope 133 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
142 Teleidoscope 118 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
143 Chemical oxygen iodine laser 113 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
144 Stereo-Pak 111 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
145 Wood's glass 105 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
146 Ring spinning 97 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
147 Rumford fireplace 81 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
148 Bioactive glass 81 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
149 Graphophone 79 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
150 UBV photometric system 76 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
151 Pneumoencephalography 75 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
152 Walker Linerlock 75 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
153 Fidelipac 72 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
154 Waterphone 70 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
155 Fresno scraper 66 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
156 Susceptor 64 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
157 Brown truss 62 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
158 Doggles 60 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
159 Kong (dog toy) 52 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
160 Mouse button 50 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
161 Biological pacemaker 48 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
162 Obsidian hydration dating 46 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
163 Burr Truss 43 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
164 Quantum well laser 42 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
165 Electrophotography 39 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
166 Photosensitive glass 38 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
167 Dazer Laser 38 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
168 Sono arsenic filter 36 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
169 Scanning acoustic microscope 35 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
170 Electronic libretto 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
171 Highway Hi-Fi 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
172 Argon oxygen decarburization 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
173 Contour Crafting 21 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
174 Tri-star (wheel arrangement) 21 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
175 Lightning Switch 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
176 Boy Butter 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
177 Drop Stop 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
178 Hutchinson Patent Stopper 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
179 Aberdeen Chronograph 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
180 Gamma Probe 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
181 RAM press 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
182 LAWKS 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
183 Well counter 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
184 Ballistic electron emission microscopy 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
185 Electron beam ion trap 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
186 Pattern playback 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
187 Dishmaker 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
188 Infunitum 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
189 Holographic drive 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
190 Nanolaser 12 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
191 Water Talkies 11 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
192 Gilhoolie 11 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
193 BigBelly 11 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
194 John Wellington Starr 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
195 Torpedo (petroleum) 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
196 Ocean pressure electric conversion 7 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks

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