#Inventions

  • Article: These Aspiring Female Scientists in Afghanistan Designed a Cheap Ventilator to Treat COVID-19

    These Aspiring Female Scientists in Afghanistan Designed a Cheap Ventilator to Treat COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 18, 2020

    One prototype uses car parts and is only $300. Read more

  • Article: This Green Device Could Bring Power and Clean Water to the World's Most Vulnerable

    This Green Device Could Bring Power and Clean Water to the World's Most Vulnerable

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|July 23, 2019

    If researchers can make the new technology affordable and scalable, the prospects look promising. Read more

  • Article: The UN Wants Your Ideas for Ending World Hunger

    The UN Wants Your Ideas for Ending World Hunger

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 20, 2018

    The World Food Programme is ready to hand out $100,000 to the right project. Read more

  • Article: This Bangladeshi Doctor Is Using Plastic Bottles to Save Children's Lives

    This Bangladeshi Doctor Is Using Plastic Bottles to Save Children's Lives

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 10, 2018

    Mohamad Chisti couldn’t stand watching another infant die of pneumonia. Read more

  • Article: This British Schoolgirl Invented an Amazing Gadget to Fight Food Waste

    This British Schoolgirl Invented an Amazing Gadget to Fight Food Waste

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 22, 2018

    Rumaan Malik is only 11 years old, but she’s already creating new ways to cut waste. Read more

  • Article: 8 Clever Innovations That Could Help Fight Climate Change

    8 Clever Innovations That Could Help Fight Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|April 20, 2018

    From drones to genetic modification to blocking the sun. Read more

  • Article:  Carls Jr.CEO wants to use robots instead of humans to work in his fast food chain

    Carls Jr.CEO wants to use robots instead of humans to work in his fast food chain

    By Katherine Curtiss |March 18, 2016

    Imagine ordering fast food with no human contact. Read more

  • Article: Beer: the beverage of change makers

    Beer: the beverage of change makers

    By Katherine Curtiss |Feb. 6, 2016

    Think the world was founded on bread? Wrong. It was beer! Read more