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Inventions & Inventors

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E = Appropriate for Elementary aged youth
M = Appropriate for Middle School aged youth
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Edison National Historic Site
This national site has a nice "Kid's Corner" with a large number of biographical pictorials of Thomas Edison.
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Invention Dimension
This site profiles a different inventor each week with a biographical sketch covering his or her accomplishments and their impact on society. Also contains many links to sites about invention and innovation for children, teachers, inventors, and the general public.
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Inventive Kids!
Learn all about amazing inventions and the Canadian women who created them.
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Inventor of the Week (Archive)
Search by inventor or invention.
 
Inventors
In depth features written on select inventors and inventions from About.com. With links to a more extensive A-Z lists of Inventions and Inventors.
 
National Inventors Hall of Fame
Search or browse by invention, inventor, induction date or decade. You will find many famous and not-so-famous inventors.
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Zoom Inventors and Inventions
Learn how and when common items were invented, from adhesive tape to the zipper. Includes entries for both inventions and inventors.
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17-Nov-2008