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3D Head Modeling Software
3D Printing!!! -- A Real Car
Aims of Education
Alexander Calder's Circus
Anatomy of a B1 Battle Droid
Anatomy of a Human
Anatomy of Musical Instruments -- Guitar History
Anatomy of Musical Instruments -- Saxophone
Anatomy of Musical Instruments -- Violin
Architecture -- Apartment Floor Plan
Architecture-- Filoli Gardens and House
Artificial Intelligence = AI
Arts & Culture by Google
Astronomy - Messier Chart
Astronomy - Very Large Telescope
Astronomy -- Constellations
Astronomy -- Galaxies
Astronomy -- Hands-on Universe
Astronomy -- IMax Saturn Spaceship Flyby...
Astronomy -- Night Sky Map
Astronomy -- Orrery Solar System Kit
Astronomy Picture of the Day
Automata - Toys that Move
Batman Paper Model
BioMedical Engineering -- Organ Regeneration
BioMedical Engineering -- Geometry Research about Viruses
Bongard Pattern Recognition Puzzles
CAD Images of Pythagorean Theorem
Careers in Design
Ceramic Tile Designs Worldwide
Clowns Go On Vacation -- Video in Progress
Design Education Blog (K-12)
Doodles -- with Vi Hart
Drones & Society
Drones & Society_Arts
Durer, Albrecht -- Renaissance Man
Engineering -- Introduction
Engineering -- Mechanical Engineering -- MIT Open Courseware
Engineering for the Other 90%
Engineering HS Model Bridge Contest
Engineering of Everyday Things -- Page 7 Xray Photographs
Engineering of Everyday Things -- Curriculum Outline
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Engineering of Everyday Things -- Page 6 Cool Stuff_Book Photos_2
Engineering, Go For It!
Evolution of Feathers
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Flickr_ Math World photos
Fractal Arts Tutorial
Fractals -- What are Fractals?
Fractals and Benoit Mandelbrot
Fractals PBL Curriculum
Geometric Delights -- a blog
Geometry Course -- Open Reference interactive excellent course
Geometry History & Quotations
GeoSphere Gears in Motion
Glass Ball Juggler
GPS = Global Positioning System
Graphic Arts and Design
Hathi Trust -- Digitized Books
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
History of Engineering
History of Mathematics
History of the Computer Timeline
How do you... List of 100 Topics
How it's Made -- Science Channel
How to... Instructional Essay Writing
Human Geometry & the Performing Arts
India Arts - Kolam
Jobs, Steve - Apple
Kinetic Geometry Sculpture
Magic Mirror Box
Mathematics and Multimedia
Moon Express, Inc.
Museum of Mathematics
National Geographic Magazine
Nets for Geometric Solids
NOVA -- PBS TV -- Science
Orchids (and other Flowers)
Origami -- Erik Demaine -- MIT Geometry
Origami -- Robert Lang
Origami -- Sara Adams
Origami Resource Center -- K-12
Paper Craft -- Valentine's Cake
Paper Models of Polyhedra
Papercraft and Model-Building
Patents -- Apple, Inc.
Patents -- Google Search
Pavilion of Polyhedreality
Privacy in the Digital World...
Puppets and How to Make Them
Quilt Design Patterns
Spirals in Nature
Sports Courts and Fields
Tiffany Stained-Glass Lamps
Tools of Science and Math
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Tools of Science and Math 5
Toys from Trash
Tsunami Wave (Physics) -- Tragedy in Japan
Union of Concerned Scientists
Wikis in the Classroom
Patents -- Google Search
Google Patents allows you and anybody to search for free: over 7 million United States Patents going back over 100 years...
This is an Educational Engineering Goldmine of information for
: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics: The History of Technology Innovation!
Update March 10, 2017
: Here is an example to demonstrate how your students have free access and more time
to research and learn about High Tech Sciences than you the teachers; Innovative Educators understand that Schools
are not just about Teaching-to-a-State-Curriculum-Test, but also about creating Leadership-in-Learning: Your Students
can be Crowd-Sourcing and Information-Sharing Resarchers in the classroom... Let them loose on "Google Patents Search" (with your guidance), and they can discover, present, and imagineer together, with you...
Example: Type this 'Number' in Google Patent Search: 810 003a
It will lead you to cutting edge computer technology research for Solid State Drives (SSD), from the Best Scientists and Engineers at Intel Corporation!
"Method and Apparatus to Provide A High Availability Solid State Drive"
Publication Number: WO2012087648 A2
And this explains why Google (with Android Products) is dominating the worldwide Devices Market,
and why Apple is frantically trying to catch up with their own Solid State Drives Devices!
For You The (Adult) Teachers, to help your "Bottom Line" (Raise Your Income!) here is a very useful list/link
regarding investments and Patent Leaders in the U.S. (and another chart for European Corporations)
I always support Teachers in Education! :-) ...
Google Patent Search is any teachers' and students' complete free online textbook for STEAM Education...
You can easily start your Projects-based Learning in STEM by using the 1,000+ Patents by
His "name link" will lead you to our wikispace page about Thomas Edison and the wikipedia link below lists all the Patent Numbers, which you simply click on to get to Google Patents: copies of every single one... :-)
February 2015 Note: The Algorithm for Google Patent Search is confusing; so the best way to get the exact Patent you are searching for is to know its number and type it in the search box. For topic or product searches, try using the "advanced search" tools.
Click on the little Gear Icon at the top right of the Google page:
Patents are where it's at...if you want to follow the New Next Thing in Technology and Technology Products...
or invent your own... and Protect your Intellectual Property...
Yes, your Brain and your Ideas and Imagination, properly and legally "Applied" at the U.S. Patents and Trademarks Office,
could lead You to unimaginable "Revenue Streams"...
Here is the link to
, the best current Research and Development Patents for "Everything Apple" makes...
Yes, Apple is fast-on-track inventing "wearable computers" for your clothing and accessories... :-)
Do a Google Search for "How many millionaires work at Google?"
This could give new meaning to the question: "Why am I studying Geometry?"... :-)
Just to present a few simple historical examples:
1. The "modern" wooden clothespin with a coiled wire fulcrum was invented by Solon E. Moore in 1887 in Vermont:
This is "Engineering of Everyday Things - Analysis of a Whole and its Parts: Structure and Function"
2. The 1904 Patent for the "revolutionary Gillette Safety Razor with Disposable Blades" awarded to Mr. K. C. Gillette.
More examples of historical engineering documents archived in the United States Patent Office: Lessons for "Analysis of
Whole and its Parts: Structure and Function".
Patent No. 775,134
3. The 1984 Patent for the first controller unit (joy stick and keyboard) for video game
awarded to James C. Asher: Atari,Inc.
Patent Number: 4469330 Type this number in the Google Patents search box...
and you can view all of the document text and diagrams.
They get pretty complicated with advanced computer and electronic circuitry, but much of the document
is understandable to a regular person including a savvy high school student.
You will note that every patent has listed previous related patents (and you can enter each number in the search box
and examine those "Prior/Enabling Technologies").
I listed this particular patent because it is the first "Controller Unit"
for a Video Game
"; there are previous patents
for just the "Joystick" and other enabling technologies, but this is the first for a Video Game, and back then Atari
was "King of the Hill"... because of Mr. James C. Asher.
Obviously future companies and inventors changed that... I am not familiar with video gaming, but I have heard names
like "Play Station" and "X Box"... but you would know more about this current "state of the art" (Technology Companies)
than I do...
If you have some gizmo, device, appliance, machine, etc that has a Patent Number printed on it, you can type in that number in the Google Patents Search Box and learn about how it is designed and manufactured and "how it works"...
4. US Patent Application for Food Processor
Inventor: Jill Kreutzer Orent
Wesport, Connecticut (US)
Correspondence contact: Conair Corporation
Publication Number: US 2008/0156913A1
Publication Date: July 3, 2008
Application Number: 11/959,623
Filed Date: December 19, 2007
Breaking News on Super Bowl Sunday: A Momentous Day in the History of Modern Medicine:
"The FDA Approves Imaging Diagnostics App for the iPhone"
"iPhone is the Future of Health Care"
Dr. Thomas Stewart
Chief of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Dated: February 5, 2011
Simply click on the link to "Patently Apple" in the alphabetical Page Directory... and it will take you to their Blog homepage
with the most recent article: February 5, 2011...
If you are viewing this posting weeks or months later, then you will have to search it in his archive, by date and/or title...
to be continued...
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