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National Kid Inventors’ Day is January 17

January 16, 2021

With National Kid Inventors’ Day celebrated on Sunday, January 17, students throughout the U.S. are at the forefront of developing forward-thinking inventions. In many cases, these innovations are well ahead

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Kid Inventor Fridays with Danny and Ella

September 1, 2020

Meet serial inventor siblings Danny and Ella Mefford from Ohio. Over the past year Danny has developed three inventions, including the Quick Click, a device to help parents/guardians to install

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Kid Inventor Spotlight with Noah

August 7, 2020

Meet Noah Hong, an 8th grader from Chicago, Illinois look to revolutionize the face mask industry with his invention The Good Breather, a personalized mask made using biometrics. Noah identified

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Kid Inventor Spotlight with Ritvik & Varun

July 23, 2020

Meet the 16-year-olds looking to upgrade a classic school and work accessory, the lunchbox. Surisetti Ritvik Madhav & Varun Srinivas Harish of Singapore are the inventors of Eativo, a rechargeable

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Kid Inventor Friday with Jesse

July 7, 2020

Meet 7th grader (now 8th grader) Jesse Bouchard from Maine, inventor of the Thermacup, a device that gives a visual indication of how hot the drink is inside. “Its purpose

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Invention Convention U.S. Nationals 2020 Winners

July 2, 2020

Congratulations to the following award winners for Invention Convention U.S. National 2020:   Award Name Invention Name Inventor Name Grade City State Kindergarten 1st Get Moving Owen Thomas K Sanborn

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Kid Inventor Friday with Jyothikaa Ramann

June 29, 2020

“Posture plays a role in every aspect of our lives,” says California 11th grader Jyothikaa Ramann, inventor of The Posture Genie.  “Posture connects to our spinal cord, which connects to

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Kid Inventor Friday with Arthur Zhang

June 19, 2020

In 6th grade, Arthur Zhang’s first invention was a 3D printed portable charger that enables charging devices by using regular single-use batteries, serving as a backup for rechargeable batteries when

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Kid Inventor Friday with Ethan Klein

June 12, 2020

As part of Kid Inventor Fridays, we recently spoke with Connecticut inventor Ethan Klein about his invention process and what is now his and his family’s company, 3DuxDesign. Ethan is

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Kid Inventor Friday with Bridgette and Taylor

June 12, 2020

Meet 10th graders (and long-time best friends) Bridgette Castronovo and Taylor McNeal (pictured), inventors of the Biodegradable Straw and recent winners at Georgia Tech’s K-12 Inventure Prize. Mike Moseley, Director of

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