Black Inventors of the Past
Compilation of information on African-American inventors. Includes biography, listing of inventor's inventions, and references.
Features a Hall of Fame for inventors where they are honored for their contributions to history and society. Includes list of programs and details on how to patent inventions.
Invention at Play
Examines the roles that play and childhood have in invention; includes biographies of modern inventors, plus many games and interactive features for children.
Invention at Play
Resource for learning about the importance of play at the Lemelson Center, at part of the Smithsonian Institution.
Children can browse through the history of inventions in a number of different areas and view biographies of key figures in those subjects.
Features a variety of games, movies and interactive activities focusing on inventors and inventions, especially female and Canadian inventors.
Gallery of inventions submitted by kids, Camp Invention Program, and a showroom to try out some of these ideas.
Inventors and Inventions
Provides information on who invented what and when in the form of simple tables for children to look up.
Kid Inventors' Day (KID)
Annual celebration held on the same day as Benjamin Franklin's birthday. aims to acknowledge the accomplishments and promote the creativity of kid inventors.
The Lemelson Center
Features a virtual tour showcasing an array of inventions from the past to the present that made living easier and better.
Let's Get Inventin'
Science and technology show aired in different countries worldwide, aiming to promote imagination, curiousness, and inventiveness among kids and teens.
Made Up In Britain
Highlights the various inventions and discoveries of British inventors that changed the way people live.
Young Inventors' Showcase
Annual event of the Children's Museum of Houston organized to provide a platform for sharing and celebrating the ideas and works of young inventors.