Andrew’s invention joins others in Alexander

ALEXANDER — Of all the challenges prepared for Alexander students Friday, Jett Davis found a new one. “I’m out of blocks,” Davis said, his spaghetti-supported Styrofoam base holding up despite more than 25 pounds of material. An Inventor’s Fair …
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Breathe — awed by the tale of a life-changing invention

True stories have their own respirator systems: the very fact of their truth. A story’s cinematic virtues may be dying on their feet, but we breathe — in a film such as Breathe — with the rhythm of its human reality. Robin and Diana Cavendish (Andrew …
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Brian Williams Opens Up About His Unexpected Re-Invention: “Second Acts Are Possible, with a Little Spiffing Up”

“I keep the pants around, mostly for funerals or church,” Brian Williams told me one recent, slightly tropical October evening. We were sitting in his second-floor office at 30 Rock, where Williams was reluctantly answering my questions about, among …
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The Invention of the Restaurant: Paris and Modern Gastronomic Culture (Harvard Historical Studies)

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Why are there restaurants? Why would anybody consider eating to be an enjoyable leisure activity or even a serious pastime? To find the answer to these questions, we must accompany Rebecca Spang back to France in the eighteenth century, when a restaurant was not a place to eat but a thing to eat: a quasi-medicinal bouillon that formed an essential element of prerevolutionary France's nouvelle cuisine. This is a book about the French Revolution in taste and of the table--a book about how Parisian

Canon Joins the Open Invention Network Community

DURHAM, NC–(Marketwired – October 24, 2017) – Open Invention Network (OIN), the largest patent non-aggression community in history, announced today that Canon has joined as a community member. As a global leader in such fields as professional and consumer …
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Invention and Rediscovery: Crash Course in Science continues breaking barriers on Situational Awareness

Crash Course In Science is truly a legendary Philadelphia band. But until a few years ago they only existed as the stuff of lore, their minimal post-punk electronic music, characterized by the strange tones of toy instruments and homemade synths, almost …
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