Inventors inspire us, and those who made news this month were no exception. Check out this month’s News You Can Use for some of these noteworthy innovations, from a woman who developed an underwater wheelchair, to two inventors whose inventions make medicine more affordable.
ProPublica marks the invention of the infographic – a device first used to mark the spread of cholera in New York City in 1849 – and leveraged to visualize data countless times since.
Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center highlights amazing female inventors throughout history in honor of Women’s History Month.
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Intellectual Ventures regularly shares roundups of invention and intellectual property news. To read the other posts in this series, see below: