Invention

UCI Wearables Invention allows people to pay for their purchases with a High-Five

Imagine that your car starts up as soon as you get in, because it recognizes the jacket you are wearing. Consider the value of a hospital gown that continuously measures and transmits a patient’s vital signs. These are just two applications made possible by a new fabric enabling the “body network” invented by engineers at […]

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UBC Post-Doctoral Entrepreneur Invention Wins Nearly $ 2 Million Royals Elon Musk Award

The MiniTorr uses roasting to more easily turn biomass into salable bioproducts, such as fuel and fertilizers. He can get into a van and go directly to the recycling center. Photo: Takachar Three MiniTorrs are currently in service in India THE The invention of reducing emissions by burning waste by a postdoctoral chemical and biological […]

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The Camp Invention adventure returns | the life of the valley

Camp Invention will return to Terre Haute for its 18th year this summer. This week-long virtual adventure offers unlimited opportunities to explore science, technology, engineering and more. Kids perform a variety of hands-on activities each day while collaborating with others online to think creatively and invent their own solutions to real-world challenges. In partnership with […]

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Ohio’s invention in national spotlight with new bus safety laws

Steve Gardner created the Gardian Angel school bus lighting system after learning that a 15-year-old girl was killed while riding the bus in Sylvania. TOLEDO, Ohio – We saw President Joe Biden sign his infrastructure plan earlier this week. It includes additional safety measures for school buses. This is an important topic for eastern Toledoan […]

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Omaha Students Get Familiar With STEM Invention Trailer

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – Leaders of the Mid-America Boy Scouts Council have developed a unique approach in the hopes of generating interest in STEM education. They bring new technologies to young people who might not otherwise have the opportunity. The trailer, which debuted at Lothrop Elementary, is a portable invention lab for kids who participate […]

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Toshiba’s best invention is one of the main reasons it broke – Quartz

Faced with demands from activist shareholders, Toshiba announced last week that it was splitting into three companies, one for infrastructure, one for electronics and one to house the 40% it still owns in its old memory chip unit. A report from its strategic review committee, set up by the Japanese conglomerate in June, reviewed options, […]