Inventors and Inventing
Guests:

Arthur Molella
*Director, Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Ethlie Ann Vare
*Co-author, Patently Female: From AZT to TV Dinners, Stories of Women Inventors and their Breakthrough Ideas (Wiley, 2001), Los Angeles, California

Ronald J. Riley
*Inventor and Entrepreneur
*President, Professional Inventors Alliance
*Founder, InventorEd.org, Grand Blanc, Michigan

A new year, a new start -- what better time to talk about new technology? Join us in this hour for a discussion of inventors, inventing, and how new technology and products enter the world. We'll talk about new widgets, gizmos, thingamajigs and doohickeys --and the people that create them.
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Inventors and Inventing

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Inventors and Inventing

Inventors and Inventing

Inventors and Inventing

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Guests:

Arthur Molella
*Director, Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

Ethlie Ann Vare
*Co-author, Patently Female: From AZT to TV Dinners, Stories of Women Inventors and their Breakthrough Ideas (Wiley, 2001), Los Angeles, California

Ronald J. Riley
*Inventor and Entrepreneur
*President, Professional Inventors Alliance
*Founder, InventorEd.org, Grand Blanc, Michigan

A new year, a new start — what better time to talk about new technology? Join us in this hour for a discussion of inventors, inventing, and how new technology and products enter the world. We'll talk about new widgets, gizmos, thingamajigs and doohickeys —and the people that create them.