Great Inventors And Their Inventions (Yesterday’s Classics)

  • Great Inventors And Their Inventions
Twelve stories of great inventions, grouped under inventions of steam and electric power, inventions of manufacture and production, and in ventions of printing and communication. The final chapter introduces the famous inventors of the early twentieth century. The story of each invention is interwoven with that of the life of its inventor. Through these stories the reader learns how big things are brought about, and on the traits of mind and heart which make for success. Suitable for ages 10 to

An Illustrated Timeline of Inventions and Inventors (Visual Timelines in History)

  • An Illustrated Timeline of Inventions and Inventors
Who invented what, and when did they do it? From the ancient Egyptians to Thomas Edison, from the telephone to the space shuttle, this book length timeline is packed with inventions and inventors. Pick a point and start exploring!

Inventors Corner: What makes an invention patentable?

Continuing with the series of basic questions about patents, the eighth question is: What makes an invention patentable? In order to grant a patent on an invention, a patent examiner in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office must determine that the elements …
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Why Inventors Should Consider Crowdfunding

Over the past few years, the public has come to accept rewards crowdfunding as a proven way to try and raise funding for the production of an invention or product. Crowdfunding involves posting a project on a platform, such as Fund an Idea, reaching out to …
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Pinewood student inventors advance to National Invention Convention

As the 2015-2016 school year came to a close, Pinewood middle school students Aaron Bongiorno and Jay Diffley traveled to Washington, D.C. to present at the first annual National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurial Exposition, held on May 19-21.
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Author interview: David J Gerber on ‘The Inventor’s Dilemma’

His story demonstrates how invention can help preserve American industry. But his ability to recognise inventive opportunities relied on his proximity to manufacturers. Visiting a factory, for example, he might notice scraps on a workroom floor …
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