Wow, things are changing very fast. When you were a baby, your parents most likely photographed your cute smiles using a film camera. Do you remember film? It came in a little metal can that popped into the back of a camera. That’s right, the camera opened. In the short time that you have been alive, many new inventions have replaced those that have been around for ages.
Chris and Will Haughey are two brothers that used their innovation skills to create a new game based on classic wooden toys. They called the new toy Tegu and their new company Tegu Toyworks.
A best friend is an important thing to have. No one is better besties than science and imagination! All the greatest inventors in history were MONSTER IMAGINATORS! Without their super huge creative powers, some of the most important inventions of all time might never have existed. Afterall, where would we be without…
Do you like to build things? If you do, then this new game is for you! Invented by Mathew Lazenby, Toppletree involves building a tree up with its coloured branches before it topples over. Two to four people can play at one time.
Women inventors? You bet! Ever Since the earliest times women invented things that helped people. These are just a handful. My favourite is the flat bottom paper bag. It sure made shopping easier!
For thirty years inventor Glen Martin has worked on developing a jetpack that will safely lift people into the air. This year, his invention was selected one of the top best 50 inventions of 2010 by Times Magazine.
Blame it on the cold weather, Canadians love to invent. Some of the world’s most important inventions, like the antibiotic penicillin, were invented by Canadians.
Britain is looking for the next Thomas Edison or Alexander Graham Bell! In August 2009, an exciting new national invention competition for British school children was launched.
In 1994, ten year old Kathryn Gregory from Bedford, Massachusetts became an inventor and an entrepreneur when she invented and trademarked Wristies.
Thirteen year old Matthew Huber is the grand prize winner of the 2010 Bubble Wrap® Competition for Young Inventors for his invention “Petri Bubbles”. His invention is a scientific tool designed as an inexpensive alternative to Petri dishes.