TITLE

How I Owned Two Patents: Before I was Old Enough to Vote

AUTHOR(S)
Thornton, Carolyn
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
SWE Magazine;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience of being a young inventor who created two inventions at age 20. She was just in high school when she applied for these patents after joining a science competition. She recounts her awards and achievements in joining several international science and engineering fairs. This young inventor asserts that her experiences resulted from the notion that brilliant ideas are worth encouraging in spite of young age. INSET: EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES.
ACCESSION #
23859385

 

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