The greatest discovery of the children who made the world a better place
Every year, on January 17 the world celebrates the Day of children's inventions. Knowledge and experience in preventing adult to see the amazing things to do in spite of all the laws of the universe. Thinking children arranged differently. They are not familiar with the prohibitions armor. That is why children often make amazing discoveries that have embodied in our daily lives. Among such inventions: a calculator, a charger for the phone device, and more.
1. The holder pencil
Holders for pencils. / Photo: image.cnbcfm.com
Many children love to draw, but the pencils are spent quickly, and when there is a small piece, it is very difficult to handle. How to help a young artist? Cassidy Goldstein of Scarsdale (New York) also liked to draw. Faced with the problem of worn pencil, she did not despair, and began looking for a solution to this problem. Came to the aid of plastic tubes for storing colors. Wearing them on remnants of pencils, Cassidy was able to finish drawing. The idea was patented in 1999. Since these devices are happy to use all the children.
2. ECG Mobile
Catherine Wong with his invention. / Photo: haberbt.b-cdn.net
Modern medical equipment we take for granted. But in the world there are plenty of places to get tested very hard. In 2012, the 17-year-old student Katherine Wong of New Jersey developed a small device that allows you to display the heart rate directly on a normal phone. This is a very important and necessary discovery leads to the ECG immediately with the appearance of symptoms of anxiety. Millions of lives could be saved. All you need to do - is to attach three electrodes to your body and wait for the conversion of analog data microprocessor board. The image is transferred via Bluetooth to mobile phones with Java support.
3. Algae Mobile - a device which transforms the carbon dioxide into oxygen
Options JJ with his Algae Mobile. / Photo: bibalex.org
The problem of environmental pollution - one of the most important on the ground. Many inventions can protect us from the harmful effects of the atmosphere. And one of them - Algae Mobile. It has developed a young inventor Param Chaga. With 13 years he was interested in environmental technologies, and a few years later decided to improve the vehicle's exhaust device releasing carbon dioxide. He patented his invention in 2011. Algae Mobile has received numerous awards, and its creator was recently enrolled 30 innovators changing the energy sector, the Forbes 30 list.
Philo T. Farnsworth and his invention. / Photo: beycon.com.tr
Who would have thought that one of the greatest discoveries of mankind would belong to 15-year-olds. Philo T. Farnsworth was born in the distant 1906. From childhood he was interested in mechanics and electronics. He completed a number of projects and sketches which later were crucial to the invention of television. investors persecution forced the young inventor to sell the rights to his discovery. But his name has gone down in history as the pioneer of television.
Interesting fact from Novate.ru: In 1922, Farnsworth gave his teacher the idea of creating Dissecting the tube. Instead of the traditional disk image is projected on the screen, he offered to play it in electronic form.
5. Machine for the manufacture of paper bags
Patent Model machines for manufacture of paper bags. / Photo: geturkiyeblog.com
Matthew Knight was the most famous woman-inventor of the 19th century. One day while working in a factory, she witnessed the accident from the shuttle loom, which struck the death of a young boy. His death shocked the 12-year-old girl, and she invented a safety mechanism that prevents the release of the shuttle. This discovery eventually prevent injuries and saved countless lives. Contemporaries called her "woman Edison." During his life, Matthew Knight has developed more than 90 inventions, including the famous bag with a flat bottom. In 2006, its name was immortalized in the Hall of Fame American National Inventors.
Braille. / Photo: kenh14cdn.com
Blind people worldwide use the handy reading braille. But few know that his invention of Louis Braille made at the age of 15 years. At 5 years old, after a terrible car accident, Louis became blind. As a student of the National Institute for Blind Youth in Paris, he decided to change inconvenient tool tactile literature. He developed a tactile Braille allows one-touch fingerprint reading various books. Braille, created in 1821, used by visually impaired people in our time.
7. Fur Headphones
Fur Headphones Greenwood. / Photo: pp.vk.me
Sometimes the cold - a great motivator for inventions. So what happened to fifteen Chester Greenwood. He constantly freezing ears when he skated. When I got home, my grandmother asked Chester fur fabric, cut two circles of them and connected with a metal wire. A resourceful young man put his invention on the head, thereby closing the ears. New immediately liked all children. And in 1936, Greenwood started issuing "Defenders of the ears of Champions."
Popsicle. / Photo: 24sata.hr
Forgetfulness can sometimes lead to the discovery. Frank Young Epperson stirred the fruit water and forgot it, together with a stick for mixing the cold. In the morning, when the loss was discovered, his eyes appeared fruity candy that was comfortable to hold for the wand. In 1924, Epperson patented his discovery.
George Nissen Trampoline. / Photo: pbs.twimg.com
This invention forever changed the world of gymnastics. George Nissen, 16-year-old gymnast, sought to modernize their acrobatics. His attention was drawn to the protective nets, which have been used for additional exercises. So there was a prototype of the modern trampoline. In 2008, trampolining included in the list of disciplines of the Olympic Games.