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lemelson-mit invention index


Rainmaker wins $100,000 Lemelson-MIT award

Nonprofit venture capitalist BP Agrawal wins humanitarian award for rain-harvesting system, health kiosks.

By April 28, 2010


Would you like a patent search with your recruiting tool?

TalentBin has added the U.S. Patent Office's database to its tool for matching employers with job prospects. Don't be frightened.

By August 31, 2012


Your brain on the internet

Is the internet really destroying our brains? Neuro-ethicist Neil Levy doesn't believe so.

By August 7, 2012


Edison tops Jobs as world's greatest innovator

The inventor of the light bulb and phonograph was named the greatest innovator of all time among 52 percent of the young people polled, surpassing the late Apple leader at 24 percent.

By January 26, 2012


L.A. Noire: Not a simple black-and-white case

In L.A. Noire, players take on the role of Cole Phelps, an up-and-coming detective who must make his way through the ranks of the Los Angeles Police Department in 1947.

By May 16, 2011


'Thinking cap' makes you better at art, math

Extensive research into brain-stimulating headgear has academic saying it makes you better at art, math--though why is unclear.

By February 10, 2011


Frugality rules among Cleantech Open finalists

Winning proposals in this year's green tech start-up funding competition offered low-cost options for consumers.

By October 22, 2009


Prepara's cookbook holder solves kitchen dilemma

Prepara Chef's Center holds your cookbook for you.

By September 30, 2009


With latest ruling, TiVo-EchoStar battle slogs on

TiVo has lost an important battle with EchoStar. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has rejected two of the claims in TiVo's DVR patent.

By August 4, 2009


The Internet is Dead and Boring

The Internet has stopped evolving and become a utility.

By August 28, 2007