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‘Mirage Factory’: The invention of Los Angeles

In 1868, the American political economist Henry George had an essay published in the Overland Monthly that would be required reading in California schools for the next century. In it, he predicted the most glorious future for the Golden State. San Diego …
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Diversity of thought and approach are the heart of experimentation and invention

Linda Boff, CMO of GE, is not only a master storyteller, but a mentor, leader and people champion for her extensive network which allows her to dial into what interests people and how best to reach them. A psychology major who was a radio disc-jockey in …
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Connecticut students heading to an invention convention

We’re talking to a group of young and talented students who have invented really great things! They’ll be heading to Michigan next week to show them off at the National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurship Expo. Click here to learn more.
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Chagrin Falls Intermediate Students Advance to States in Invention Competition: Community Voices

Five students from Chagrin Falls Intermediate School will advance to represent Chagrin Falls at the Ohio State level of the Invention League Competition. Students entered this competition as a result of their efforts in the Invention Convention class.
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Young adult literature: an American invention

Adapting a young adult novel into a movie leads to success. With hits like Twilight, The Hunger Games and Harry Potter, which novel tops the charts? Watch and find out! Adapting a young adult novel into a movie leads to success. With hits like Twilight …
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New Youth Center at American Indian Museum Focuses on Invention

This concept, so vital to modern math, was understood by the Maya, one of the first civilizations to use it. But that wasn’t the only innovation of indigenous peoples. Consider snow goggles. Or chocolate. Or suspension bridges. Or, in a way, sneakers.
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