1996 in science

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The year 1996 in science and technology consisted of many events, including those below.

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Technology

  • Zenith introduces the first HDTV-compatible front projection TV in the United States. Broadcasters, TV & PC manufacturers set industry standards for digital HDTV.
  • APS film format is introduced.
  • Successful demonstration of magnetic refrigeration.

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