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Summer 2020

Volume 26, Issue 2


After a century of innovation, millions of drones now take to the air and warfare is changed forever.

The son of fugitive slaves and the only African American member of the prestigious Edison Pioneers, inventor Lewis Latimer made indispensable contributions to the field of electric light. 

The Microsoft co-founder's ability to think creatively and solve difficult problems was important for a lot of the company's early success.

Invention is not just genius or inspiration. It’s a process that can be analyzed, using historical cases to understand how inventors work.

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