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The Inventors

Clockwise from top left: Neurio sensor inventor Janice Cheam (Rafal Gerszak for The Globe and Mail), a standard egg carton, UVic engineer Colin Bradley (UVic photo services), Nanaimo bars (Flickr user zemistor).
British Columbians have put their imagination and expertise into inventing everything from outer space technology to the most mundane of utility objects. The Globe’s B.C. bureau introduces you to some of these inventors.