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Lake Mills students put their critical thinking skills to use

Third-graders Bailey Dagestad and Natalie Nyguard presented their invention of a mailbox with a remote-controlled car at the bottom. A controller directed the mailbox to its destination. The girls said the idea for the invention was sparked when they were …
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Lemelson-MIT Program Expands Invention Education Opportunities for Middle and High School Students

The Lemelson-MIT Program announced today the expansion of the Junior Varsity (JV) InvenTeam™ initiative, adding California to its geographic line up of student teams in Massachusetts, Oregon and Texas. The initiative launched in 2014 and equips educators …
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Plymouth Meeting Friends School students prepare for annual Invention Convention

PLYMOUTH >> At January’s International Consumer Electronics Show, cutting-edge goods ranging from wearable technology to robotic pets, drones and well-connected cars sparked excitement among attendees at the annual Las Vegas show-and-tell hosted by the …
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West Jefferson Hills School District employee invents device to protect students from active shooter

Jay Atkinson wants to protect students from intruders and active shooters. With his invention, patent pending, he believes he found a way to do it. Atkinson, who works as a maintenance man at Thomas Jefferson High School, invented the AUXLOC. It’s a …
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One Young Omani Engineering Student’s Surprising Invention To Help Keep Mosques Clean

“Need is the mother of invention.” This proverb motivated a young Omani man, Sultan Al-Subhi, 22, to create a pioneering robot that one day may become a staple in any Islamic society. Al-Subhi’s innovation, which was inspired by a conversation he had …
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June summer camp to challenge FR students’ creativity

For the second year in a row, Franklin Regional School District officials will offer young students a chance to fire up their creativity engines during the summer by hosting Camp Invention for a week in mid-June at Newlonsburg Elementary. A nationally …
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