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It’s a Bra and Gas Mask

Inventor Elena Bodnar, who witnessed the devastating effects of the Chernobyl disaster, says readily available gas masks could have prevented many cases of radiation sickness.


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Skating On Carpet

Edwards created Fun Slides carpet skates after some of his employees were playing around at a trade show.


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Cutting Back On Drunk Driving

REDCard, as he has dubbed the concept, would be a car service for individuals, groups, communities and companies whose members find themselves impaired while away from home.


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Video Store Not Dead in Australia

Not even close, says the The Network Group Managing Director Keran Wicks, who reports the company’s balance sheet remains strong as do its 300 Network Video store members around the country.


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Budwrap: The Bracelet That Stores Earbuds

Then one morning at the beginning of the school day, (my first year as a high school teacher) I walked from my car to the front of the school and saw many students wearing two popular things…earbuds and silicone bracelets.


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Housing Raffling Trend

French entrepreneur Leonard Simpatico says he’s offering Spain the chance to win a house for the modest price of 10 ($A12), an original initiative in the midst of the financial and real estate crisis.


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Movie Poster Nail Art

Art comes in many shapes and forms, and many women like to use their fingernails as canvases.


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Idea: Flavored Mouthguards For Kids

What’s one way to get your kid to wear a mouthguard while playing rough and tumble sports?


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Technological Wooden Puzzle Idea

Hold the bells and whistles, this is a ‘technological’ wooden puzzle, designed for tech-curious tots.


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What Are Your Kids Doing Today?

Many of them aren’t even teenagers yet, but their inventions could cause big changes—the Connecticut team designed a “Smart Sticker” that turns from green to red if a food container isn’t properly refrigerated, while the Ohio team created an erasable barcode that disappears if meat is stored at temperatures above 40 degrees.