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Innovation Nation Questions. Innovation Nation - Backpack Satellite. Science Tech_Act5A_Worksheet. 3004_xplanes_03. 3004_xplanes_02. 3004_xplanes_01. Robots and the Environmental Future. A robotic float looking for clues for Global Warming Photo Source: www.fondriest.com Robotic innovations are helping scientists understand and combat environmental threats such as pollution and global warming.

Robots and the Environmental Future

From gathering data, to conserving resources, and eliminating hazardous materials, robots are on the move to save the planet. Teen Invents Rain, Fire-proof Sleeping Bag for Homeless, and Offers Jobs. An Irish girl has invented a life-saving sleeping bag for the homeless–with the added benefit of creating jobs for some former street dwellers.

Teen Invents Rain, Fire-proof Sleeping Bag for Homeless, and Offers Jobs

OUR NEW APP WARMS YOUR HEART WITH GOOD NEWS—> Download FREE for Android and iOS Emily Duffy came up with the idea after “living rough” for a day on Dublin’s streets, experiencing life as the homeless do to raise money for a charity that helps them. The 15-year-old Desmond College student thought cloth bags were too impractical — dirty, dangerous, and hard to keep dry.

‘Bag Ladies’ turn plastic bags into sleeping mats for homeless. <div>Please enable Javascript to watch this video</div> UNION CITY, Tenn. -- A group of women in Tennessee found a way to help people in need, and the environment, at the same time.

‘Bag Ladies’ turn plastic bags into sleeping mats for homeless

They call themselves, "the bag ladies. "