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Teen Invents Awesome Body Heat-Powered Flashlight (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Krystie Yandoli | Posted 07.01.2013 | Teen

A teenager from Canada has come up with a new way to power flashlights, and it doesn't require batteries. According to CBC News, 15-year-old Ann Ma...

Tuning in to Gen Y: Cultivating Seeds of Innovation in Our Children

Larry Bock | Posted 12.20.2011 | Impact
Larry Bock

The next time we feel dubious over whether today's young people possess the talent, courage, drive and commitment to assume mantles of leadership in innovation for tomorrow's global arena, let's remember stories such as this.

Our Challenge: Motivating the Next 'Joe Montanas' in Science and Engineering

Larry Bock | Posted 11.08.2011 | Impact
Larry Bock

As sure as football rules in autumn, motivating and educating the next generation of innovators is a competition we cannot afford to lose.

Robotics And Athletics

Dean Kamen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Dean Kamen

FIRST Robotics Competition participants are three times as likely as their peers to study engineering in college.

Why America's Economy Is on the Brink of Going Down the Tubes ... for Good

Eric Haseltine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eric Haseltine

The fundamental problem with America's economy is a decline in the capabilities and motivation of our workforce. True economic growth stems from innovation.

The Return of Atlantis Prompted a Look at America's Future ... and I'm Very Troubled

Jeff Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jeff Goldstein

Is this the grand vision for human spaceflight we embraced 40 years ago when we saw Armstrong and Aldrin walking on the Moon?