Meet some of the
world's greatest thinkers, past and present. Ranging from the celebrated
to the guy or gal next door, these individuals were risk-takers whose ideas
often strayed from the norm. Sometimes their ideas were successful, sometimes
not, but they were always unique!
Meet Dr. Sam Micklus, Professor Emeritus at Rowan University of New Jersey
(formerly Glassboro State College) where he taught technology from 1968
to 1991. Read
creative achievements are born out of passion. Marv Creamer's
passion for sailing led him to risk safety, security and even
sanity to satisfy his life-long desire of sailing around the world.
But Marv didn't just sail around the world like any modern sailor;
he did so without the use of navigational instruments!
of Velcro was inspired by a persistent nuisance of nature. Read
Bill Robes and Frederick Morrison created a simple toy that's
brought hours of fun for kids and adults everywhere -- and it's
based on a pie tin! Read
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