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(Popular Science)   Out of all the inventions and innovations in the past 25 years, which are the best of the best, the top 25? Let's see what the folks at Popular Science have come up with   (popsci.com) divider line 1
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2012-11-16 09:59:45 AM  
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From the ABS slide:
" a central controller monitors the rotation of the car's wheels; when the system senses a differential in the RPMs, it signals pressure valves to either slow of speed of the offending wheels. "

I miss the old days when copy editors were employed by major publications such as Popular Science.

It's not just the grammar. I can't even figure out what they were trying to say. If it's just based on a difference in the RPM, how does it choose which wheel is the 'offending' wheel?
 
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