You might be surprised to discover how many society-shaping inventions hatched from the minds of amateurs. But the bar code, the television, and the personal computer have already been invented. What's left for the average person to come up with? If you ask the National Science Foundation, the sky is the limit. And they want to know what your big idea might be — they just might start funding it.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas August 29, 2018
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