inventions

Brew Your Coffee with Inductive Charging

Maker Movement Encourages Next Level Genius

Lies, Damn Lies and Wonder Woman

William Moulton Marston invented both the lie detector and Wonder Woman. Learn where both originated at Stuff of Genius.

The Disembodied Voices of Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison invented the phonograph & put it in dolls. Learn more about Edison's phonograph at Stuff of Genius.

Inventor Patents Typhoon Busting Submarine

Koichi Kitamura has filed a patent for typhoon busting submarines. Learn more about Kitamura & his invention on Stuff of Genius.

Deciphering Da Vinci's Cover Letter

Leonardo Da Vinci wrote a great cover letter to Ludovico Sforza. Learn more about the letter at Stuff of Genius.

10 Weird Inventions That Made Millions

Some inventions make things easier for us. Some cause revolutions that forever change the course of human history. Others play catchy songs out of the mouth of a plastic fish mounted on a plaque.

The Inventors Behind Stuff You Use Every Day

Ever wonder where items you use everyday came from? Learn about the men and women behind these ubiquitious -- but genius -- inventions.

10 Inventions That Changed the World

If you think that the world's greatest inventions came from the fevered minds of solitary geniuses, think again. As you scan this list of the 10 inventions that changed the world, note how many of them perfected workable designs.

Top 10 Leonardo da Vinci Inventions

Da Vinci's designs were spectacularly ahead of his time. If they had actually been built, they might have revolutionized the history of technology. What were some of his most imaginative sketches?