Innovation in Nature – Invention of Velcro

Innovation in Nature – Invention of Velcro

Invention of Velcro The inspiration for innovation can come from many places as is the case for the invention of velcro. One of the best places to look is in nature. Nature has been solving its own problems for millions of years and has had plenty of time to work out...
Inventor of Stoplight – Garrett Morgan

Inventor of Stoplight – Garrett Morgan

The inventor of the stoplight,Garrett Morgan, proves that you don’t have to be a scientist or an engineer to be an inventor. You also don’t have to have a college degree. But there is one trait you must have if you want to be an inventor, and that’s...
Home Security Inventor Marie Van Brittan Brown

Home Security Inventor Marie Van Brittan Brown

Home Security Inventor In keeping with Women’s History Month, I wanted to highlight women inventors who exemplify the phrase “Necessity is the Mother of Invention”. Marie Van Brittan Brown is one of those inventors.   Marie was a nurse who...
Inventor – Abraham Lincoln

Inventor – Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln is best known for the Gettysburg Address and for abolishing slavery, but did you know he is also the only President to be an inventor and patent holder? In 1849 he filed a patent for a device that would help lift riverboats over sandbars, and two...