>Real Inventions

>I heard about a site called TED, “Technology, Entertainment, Design”, and I was inspired by the collection of speakers and range of topics there. I went to take a look because I have an interest in fair trade and eliminating poverty. Below is a brief description of a video that I found interesting:

Fumes from indoor cooking fires kill more than 2 million children a year in the developing world. MIT engineer Amy Smith details an exciting but simple solution: a tool for converting farm waste into cleaner-burning fuel. Plain-spoken and passionate, Smith talks about some other tools she and her students are creating, including an incubator that..

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