9 minutes

The Playful History of Innovation

How is the first flute the great grandfather of the modern computer? We say necessity is the mother of invention, but maybe we are looking at innovation all wrong….

25 minutes

Building Futures with Half a House

…is, perhaps, no better testing ground for innovation than after a natural disaster. In these times of extreme scarcity, innovation has to happen quickly and very often on a tight…

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16 minutes

Self-Driving Cars: Where Are We At?

innovation. (I should mention that there are countless self-driving car videos on the web, but most are made by companies I can’t verify as credible, or too old to be…

32 minutes

Space: the Future, the Frontier

…wisdom deems possible to dream in the world of innovation. They are the people who push us forward, the visionaries designing for an unimaginable future. What kind of environment do…

5 minutes

Powering Your World with Fish Scales?

Have you ever looked at a dead fish and thought, “Now there’s a technological innovation waiting to happen!” I’m guessing you haven’t, honestly, who would. Well, after watching today’s…

8 minutes

Drones Ignite a Creative Spark

…ushering in a future where art not only pushes society forward, but pushes companies to think about innovation in a new way. A creative inspiration… We think there is a lot…

13 minutes

Biomimicry and Floating Islands

…systems that are conducive for life. But there’s good news on the horizon! Leading the way in sustainable innovation is a brand new field called “Bio-mimicry”. It’s a field of…

17 minutes

Painting in a Pool of Milk?

…great here, but they are far more compelling as they have envisioned, on their own websites. The oddity of innovation… So why are Alexa Meade and Sheila Vand’s work important?…

19 minutes

Stop! In the Name of Science!

Have you heard of the fabulous podcast called Radio Lab? With topics ranging from miracles of innovation to the anatomy of color, to synchronizing lightening bugs, you never know what…

16 minutes

Communicating with WILD Dolphins

…Why should we care? This is just one tiny example of the knowledge and innovation the negative 24-hour news cycle is failing to celebrate. And when this sort of wonder…