News tagged with inventor

Marblar site seeks to clickstart science uses

(Phys.org)—"That's a cool lab trick but what's its purpose?" Marblar wants to tease out great answers from those who log in to participate. With prizes, points and kudos in the mix. Marblar is a new web site that aims to ...

Oct 23, 2012 4 / 5 (1) 0 | with audio podcast report

A physicist and an inventor

As a boy growing up in Croatia, Marin Soljacic wanted to be an inventor. But he wasn’t interested only in designing new products; he wanted to discover physical phenomena that would enable completely ...

May 14, 2012 5 / 5 (5) 2