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Genius Invention: A Pizza Box That Turns Into Paper Plates

Three designers — Yu Kyung Ha, Won Min Jung, and Kwon Young Hee — won this year’s Red Dot design award for their ingenious new creation: a pizza box that…

Julie Gerstein | February 19, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Bucket Seats & Back Beats: 9 Celebrity Inventors

Celebrities — so fluffy, so innocuous, so silly and pointless. It seems we’re surrounded by manufactured celebs these days. But for every Paris Hilton there’s a Hedy Lamarr — a…

Julie Gerstein | November 30, 2011 - 10:00 am

18 Inventions We Need Now

Science is a beautiful thing. Science has brought us many technological advancements, such as and including, air travel, tanning beds and mini-pizzas. But there are many things that science has…

Julie Gerstein | November 23, 2011 - 10:00 am

A Bracelet That Predicts Your PMS Threat Level

Help for men everywhere is finally here! U.K. man, Kari Dorn, invented a PMS alert wristband. After being married for 16 years and hearing his buddies complain about their domestic…

Ami Angelowicz | February 23, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Stroller/Scooter Hybrid Makes Traveling With Your Baby Fun!

I may not have a baby (yet!), but I’m still completely obsessed with this scooter/stroller hybrid created by award-winning Austrian inventor, Valentin Vodev. With the click of a switch, the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 2, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Kind Of Genius: Unbreakable Hangers

Here’s one of those things that makes you go, “Why didn’t I think of that?” Behold Monkey Hangers, which, quite clearly, are unbreakable hangers. I don’t know about you, but…

Leonora Epstein | October 7, 2010 - 11:40 am

Gotta Have It: Robot Hair Washer

So, I hate showering. I find it tedious and boring and it’s hard to do my usual multi-tasking in there. But unfortunately, while I can get away with ye olde…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 29, 2010 - 5:45 pm

The Hair Dryer Phone: A Look At Beauty Salons Of The Future

Does anyone use those retro hair dryers that fit over your head anymore? Some Danish design students have figured out a way to make the vintage appliances new again, by…

Leonora Epstein | April 9, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Doin’ It With Dr. V: The Best Sex Inventions Of The Past Decade

I thought sex just couldn’t get any better when I was partying back in 1999. But since 2000, there have been a lot of technological advances in sex for men…

Dr. V | December 15, 2009 - 12:00 pm

A Gas Mask Bra?

Here’s an invention that’s right up there with sliced bread: the gas mask bra. In the case of, say, an anthrax scare or a swine flu epidemic, the wearer of…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | October 2, 2009 - 3:50 pm
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