Often things that don’t work well motivate many people to invent. What if your pencil keeps slipping out of your hand? Could you invent a […]
Computer technology took a huge leap forward when American and pioneer computer scientist Grace Murray Hopper invented the first compiler, which laid the ground work […]
Many accidental inventions have occurred in kitchens, including the invention of the tasty chocolate chip cookie.
Ruth Wakefield (1903-1977) and her husband owned the Toll House […]
Olivia Poole (1889-1975) proves the old adage that “necessity is the mother of invention.”
In the early 1950s, Olivia was a mother of seven young children, […]
At the start of the 1900s, American game designer Elizabeth J. Magie (1866-1948) was on a mission – she wanted to change how people thought […]