Want to Learn Cherokee? How About Ainu? This Startup Is Teaching Endangered Languages
Tribalingual founder Inky Gibbens explains how saving languages is a means of preserving different worldviews
This Invention Makes a Gardener Out of Anyone
Seedsheets founder and CEO Cameron MacKugler designs the garden. You just have to water it.
There's No Snoozing in Class With This Chemistry App
Chem101 allows professors to push out exercises for students to do on their devices, increasing classroom engagement
In an Emergency, You'll Want This Hi-Tech First Aid Kit
Ram Fish, founder and CEO of 19Labs, talks about developing his clinic-in-a-box
This One-Year Alternative to College Promises to Land Students a Well-Paying Job, Debt-Free
Adam Braun is launching MissionU, a program that cuts to the chase and disrupts the higher education industry
Where Should You Live? This App Will Tell You
Enter your budget and a number of your preferences and Teleport will match you with some fitting cities
What If You Could Take a Vitamin 3D Printed to Meet Your Personal Nutrition Needs?
Fred Parietti, CEO and cofounder of Multiply Labs, wants personalized nutritional supplements to start a whole new movement
Will This App Turn More Readers On to Serialized Fiction?
Releasing a chapter at a time, Radish could have us binge reading romance and mystery novels
These Flowers Come Straight From the Farm to Your Door
By cutting out the middleman, this startup is aiming for better bouquets and a greener flower industry
Forget Substitute Teachers. "Parachute Teachers" May Be the Future.
When the teacher is out, why not have a local chef or engineer lead a lesson?
This Handheld Ultrasound Scanner Could Be the Next Stethoscope
Clarius co-founder and CEO Laurent Pelissier believes the affordable, wireless device could revolutionize health care
A California Startup Wants To Revolutionize Surgery, With Magnets
A new magnetic surgical system allows surgeons to make fewer incisions and have better views during gallbladder removals
A San Francisco Startup Puts Everything You Need for a Two-Acre Farm in a Shipping Container
Brandi DeCarli, cofounder of Farm From a Box, wants to deploy farm kits to governments, NGOs, schools and individuals
Will the Next Big Cancer Drug Come From the Ocean?
A California startup “bioprospects” for sponges, algae and other organisms whose chemistry may be useful to the world of medicine
Could This Cooler Help Combat Global Hunger?
The Evaptainer keeps perishable food fresh for up to two weeks–no electricity required
Meet the 11-Year-Old Who Invented a Healthy Lollipop
Made with plant-derived sugar alternatives, Alina Morse's Zollipops help reduce the risk of cavities
This Startup Is Harvesting Wild Algae to Make Your Next Pair of Sneakers
Co-founder Rob Falken found a way to turn algae into a foam that can be used in sneaker soles and on surfboards
Designing Classrooms For the 21st Century
By being a "Pinterest for teachers," room2learn provides ideas for improving classroom layout and functionality
Could This San Francisco Startup Transform Garbage Collecting?
Compology uses sensors and software to plot truck routes to empty only dumpsters that are full
This Dutch Startup Is Making Bricks From Industrial Waste
StoneCycling turns ceramic tiles and toilets, discarded glass and insulation into new, eco-friendly building materials