Tagged: invention

How talented kids from low-income families become America’s ‘Lost Einsteins’ - Guest Work

Guest Author Jan 30, 2018

Alexander Bell, Harvard University; John Van Reenen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Raj Chetty, Stanford University, and Xavier Jaravel, London School of Economics and Political Science This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Innovation is widely viewed as the engine of economic growth. To maximize innovation … Read More

Rex and The Wrong Trousers – uncanny resemblance? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jul 29, 2010

Rex: (Source: Rex Bionics publicity material.) The Wrong Trousers: (© Aardman / Wallace & Gromit Ltd 1993. Used with permission.)Now, imagine if someone fiddled with Rex, added wireless remote control and …* Footnotes * For the confused Rex is a recently-announced assistive device for paraplegics and The Wrong Trousers is a Aardman / Wallace and Gromit … Read More