Charging Mug

UBC Student Wins $50,000 for Inventing a Phone-Charging Travel Mug

Ann Makosinski, a first-year student at the University of British Columbia, has been awarded $50,000 for inventing a phone-charging travel mug that harnesses heat from hot beverages to create energy. According to CBC News, the 18 year old student from Victoria, who won the Quest Climate Change Grant along with five other Canadian recipients on December 16, said that she invented...