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    “What makes a great idea great?”(page# author). Throughout Steven J. Paley’s novel The Art of Invention, Paley answers this question and many more as he vividly illustrates how great inventions contain three essential characteristics: simplicity, elegance and robustness. This book, written for the aspiring inventor, describes how inventing is a creative act, and offers detailed guidance on how to refine your own creativity and vision. Paley uses his experiences as well as real-world examples to portray that inventing is a mindset; it is a way of looking at the world from a different perspective. Paley shows that ideas can come from a plethora of sources. Inspiration can come from the natural world, physical principles, life experiences and…

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    a pair of knitting needles is no way to capture food?" (Gunpowder quotes), this quote talks about how the Chinese made many great inventions like gunpowder. Gunpowder is very important because it created a weapon of mass destruction that was easy to make. Gunpowder was first invented by the Chinese in 850 A.D.. Gunpowder was originally discovered during experiments. The Chinese alchemist encountered that a mixture of sulfur, charcoal, and saltpeter burns very fast, so they put…

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    When one thinks of an invention we can imagine and pick out examples of wonderful and animate objects that have made a positive impact on society and the community. In many ways the inventions that have been created over history have contributed to the beneficial evolution of humanity, such as health care inventions like vaccines or technological inventions such as cars or phones. The important aspect is that these inventions focus on creating objects in particular that ease the way in which…

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    Throughout Human History many inventions had revolutionize the world. Many of them were known for their complex and inconceivable process in the invention development but there are others that surprise the world not because of their complexity but because of their simple design yet couldn 't live without them. Along with the pencil and many others there is an invention that is often used for its simplicity but is still undetected by people’s eyes. The zipper is one of them, Elias Howe who…

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    Since the primordial times, the humanity felt the necessity to devise tools that would facilitate their daily activities. In a time where the world was craving for new devices, the inventors appeared. However, the rise of inventions is not limited to today’s world, and to understand that we should first define what an invention is. From my understanding, an invention is nothing more than a complex process of creating a new device; to rephrase it, when someone invents a tool, he or she is…

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    Whenever any new invention or technology, which has not been previously existed or published in any document which has not been used in the country or anywhere else in the world on any day before such innovation has been registered. When someone has invented some invention or technology and would like to get it in the public domain it is regarded as invention disclosure. When one person discloses his innovation he would require getting it patented in order to protect his innovation from…

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    Define innovation and explain the nature of innovation in comparison to invention. Definition: “The procedure of deciphering a thought or development into a decent or administration that makes esteem or for which clients will pay” Innovation is the "formation of an item or presentation of a procedure surprisingly." Thomas Edison was a creator. Invention happens when somebody "enhances or makes a huge commitment" to something that has as of now been concocted. Steve Jobs was a trend-setter.…

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    The Mother’s Rebirth The story “Daughter of Invention” by Julia Alvarez is about self-renovation/rebirth which Alvarez examines through conflict. “When we no longer able to change a situation we are challenged to change ourselves.” –Vito Frankl. Frankl’s point was often you must change yourself or an aspect befitting your predicament. What I’ve observed is each character goes through a change/renovation. Each developing differently based on their experiences and circumstances. In this essay,…

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    things. Alexander Graham Bell revolutionized the world with his telephone, schools for the deaf, his other inventions, his integrity as a man and with his family, even though he did not always receive the credit he was due. Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone, and revolutionized the world. Bell was working on the telephone to help with his school of the deaf. (“Alexander Graham Bell-A Life of Invention”, 22) Bell had been working long and hard, but he knew he wasn’t able to do it all…

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    People have always needed to communicate with each other, and the invention of the telephone has changed the human life. Today we have a very advanced telephone but it all started 140 years ago with a simple microphone. Year 1876 Alexander G. Bell received his patent on the telephone. This was a revolutionary invention that awed the general public. Only three days after filing the patent Bell called his assistant Mr. Watson from a nearby room and said the famous first message on the telephone…

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