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HealthWatch: New Invention Could Prevent Vision Loss For Diabetics

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — 30 million Americans have diabetes. Many of them face a devastating complication — diabetic retinopathy, doctor talk for damage to the light-sensitive retina in the back of the …
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Haverhill girl wins invention award for device that could save whales

HAVERHILL — She won a regional competition this spring with an invention intended to help prevent the beaching of whales and other marine mammals. Now, 15-year-old Veronica Lewis of Haverhill has rece…
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Local girl wins invention award for device that could save whales

HAVERHILL — She won a regional competition this spring with an invention intended to help prevent the beaching of whales and other marine mammals. Now, 15-year-old Veronica Lewis of Haverhill has rece…
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Could UMN professor’s invention clean PFCs from east metro water? He thinks so

Matt Simcik has invented a sponge that might be able to clean up one of the state’s worst water-pollution problems, the PFCs in Washington County groundwater. His technique involves putting absorbent material underground. “This stuff is sticky.
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This is ‘nanowood,’ an invention that could reduce humanity’s carbon footprint

Scientists have designed a heat-insulating material made from wood that is both light and strong and made entirely from tiny, stripped-down wood fibers. The so-called nanowood, described in the journal Science Advances, could one day be used to make more …
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British Invention Could Use Dog Poo To Help Environment

A British inventor says he’s found a clever way to turn dog messes into a powerful tool to help the environment. (2:40) WCCO This Morning – Feb. 23, 2018
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