Invention

Engineering graduate student Elliot Hawkes scales the glass exterior of Packard Electrical Engineering Building using gecko-inspired controllable adhesives. Credit: Eric Eason

Stanford Students Invent Gecko Gloves That Give Humans The Power To Scale Walls

The “gecko gloves” make human hands perform like the sticky feet of nature’s most impressive climber.

12/22/2014

(CBS SF)

Teen Invents Device To Video Chat With Your Lonely Pets

A new gadget is helping to facilitate video calls between lonely pooches and their overanxious owners.

11/13/2014

(CBS)

About The Bay: Celebrating The Anniversary Of Amplified Sound

100 years ago this month in Palo Alto came an invention that allows you to hear what we broadcast on KCBS, and what we hear at rock concerts and in movie theaters.

09/05/2012

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