Women Who Invent

Mary Phelps Jacob Invents the Bra, 1910

By |January 22nd, 2018|

American socialite teenager Mary Phelps Jacob solved a problem experienced by women of her time who wore uncomfortable corsets that were stiffened with whalebone.

Fashion was […]

Hayley Todesco, 2014 Google Science Fair Winner

By |January 22nd, 2018|

Congratulations Hayley Todesco!

This 18 year-old from Calgary, Alberta is the 2014 Google Science Fair winner in the 17-18 year-old category. AND, in another competition, she […]

Bette Nesmith Graham Invents Liquid Paper, 1951

By |January 22nd, 2018|

Bette Nesmith Graham was a single mother in the 1950s who took a job as a typist at a bank. At that time, all typists […]

Grace Murray Hopper Invents the Computer Compiler, 1943

By |September 25th, 2017|

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 […]

Google Science Fair Winner Hayley Todesco

By |September 9th, 2017|

Congratulations Hayley Todesco! This 18 year-old from Calgary, Alberta is the 2014 Google Science Fair winner in the 17-18 year-old category. AND, in another competition, […]