Featured in june 2011
2011 Invention Awards: A Pen To Screen for Disease
A magic marker that makes screening for prenatal diseases easier and less expensive
2011 Invention Awards: A Mirror That Monitors Vital Signs
A no-touch system tracks your health
An Industrial-Grade Demolition Machine for Your Home
Tear into walls without scuffing your floors
2011 Invention Awards: A Better Mechanical Hand
A prosthetic hand that’s as functional as an electronic model—but at a fraction of the cost
2011 Invention Awards: Sniffing Out Bedbugs
An electronic dog nose that locates the bloodsucking pests in minutes
How Darpa’s Tiny Robotic Hummingbird Hovers and Films
In 2006, Darpa, the Department of Defense’s R&D arm, commissioned AeroVironment, a company specializing in remote aircraft, to create an...
Ink Spill From UPS Truck Paints a Highway Rainbow
As seen in the June issue of Popular Science. We love this photo
New Tougher Bedbugs Are Harder Than Ever to Kill
The evolving bedbug is back and more infuriating than it's ever been before
June 2011: The 5th Annual Invention Awards
Features The 2011 Invention Awards A Better Mechanical Prosthetic Hand By Lauren Aaronson A Crime-Fighting Armored Glove By Brooke Borel...
Portable Fuel Cells Charge Gadgets On the Go
Hydrogen fuel cells have exploded onto the market as convenient chargers for your handheld devices. Plugged in via USB ports,...