Young inventors are regularly making the news with brilliant contributions to science and technology. | iStockPhoto

Young Inventors' Best Tech: Photos

Kids are tackling big problems with impressive technological inventions.

Published On 09/03/2013
10:20 AM EDT
18-year-old Eesha Khare invented a device that can fully recharge a cell phone battery within 20 to 30 seconds. | Intel ISEF
A Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam from Sturgis West Charter Public School in Hyannis, Mass., created a transporter cart and sling that can help beached marine mammals. | Sturgis West Charter Public School InvenTeam Blog
Eleven-year-old Kenyan Richard Turere invented an LED light device to keep lions away from cattle. | Paula Kahumbu
This teen-invented amphibious ROV lets rescuers search effectively under the ice for people or objects before sending humans into cold, deep and dangerous waters. | Natick High School InvenTeam Blog
This team invented a portable emotive aid device that could help children with autism who have difficulty detecting and interpreting other people's emotions. | Mark Ostow
Deepika Kurup, a middle school student, invented a low-cost, solar-powered water purification system | Discovery Education