This Week in the Future of Cars: The One About Necessity and the Mother of Invention

Bad problems can beget good stuff. In Virginia last week, residents and local news crews freaked out when a new dynamic tolling system meant to reduce congestion started charging $ 40 for a nine-mile ride. Sure that’s crazy, but give it a sec …
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$16 million invention center at UAH will influence future generations, Ivey says

The event Tuesday at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, ceremonial tossing of dirt with silver spades aside, went beyond another building popping up on campus. The $ 16 million D.S. Davidson Invention to Innovation Center will not only be a classroom …
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Invention, innovation vital to the future of Vancouver’s Nautilus

The heartbeat of Nautilus Inc. may well sound like the hum of shoes against a treadmill’s belt. It is music to the ears of executives at Vancouver’s fitness equipment maker. Testing and engineering facilities at Nautilus’s 28,000-square-foot …
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Welcome to the future with these innovative inventions – CNET


Welcome to the future with these innovative inventions
The James Dyson Award competition is open to design engineering college students and recent graduates in 23 countries, and honors imaginative design solutions to global problems. Ryan Mario Yasin (uh, that's not him in the photo) won the UK contest for …
Expandable kids' clothing wins James Dyson Award for best student invention in the UKDezeen
Petit Pli – Clothes that grow with your child. – James Dyson AwardJames Dyson Award
Origami-inspired clothing range that grows with your child wins Dyson awardThe Guardian

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Camp Invention gets kids thinking, creating, planning for future

Imagine that a new planet is found. What would it take to get there and what might be required to make it hospitable to humans? What everyday items might be assembled to protect you from theft? Or better yet, can you invent and market something so amazing …
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U.S. Officials See Terror Invention as Possible Future Model

Early last year, agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation showed up at Nephetia Brown’s home in Brooklyn’s East New York neighborhood with some alarming news. They said her son, now 15 years old, was tweeting about Islamic State’s violent …
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