Science of Innovation (video series) – The United States Patent and Trademark Office hosts a YouTube channel of videos about innovation. These 5 minute videos offer good introductions to cutting-edge technologies such as 3D bioprinting, VR, driverless cars, bionic limbs, and more.
Inventions, Inventors, and Invention Stories – Articles, video, classroom resources, and an audio database of famous inventors and invention from the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Lemelson-MIT Program – Grants and contests for grades 7-12. Celebrates outstanding inventors and inspires young people to pursue creative lives and careers through invention.
Spark!Lab Invention Projects – A list of activities to make your own light bulb, gramophone, and other famous inventions from the Spark!Lab at the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC.