They might be little, but kids can have mighty ideas. If you need proof, just ask British designer and inventor Dominic Wilcox, who asked more than 450 children across Sunderland and South Tyneside, UK, to come up with ideas for inventions.
After more than 600 were submitted, he chose around 60 invention drawings and presented them to local makers that could help with manufacturing. The project, simply called “INVENTORS!” let the kids explain their ideas, and the makers had only four weeks to produce real-life objects created exactly how the kids wanted.
As you can see from the sketches, these young minds were full of sometimes practical, sometimes funny, but always innovative ideas. After all, who doesn’t want a food-cooling fork?
“I struggle to get my Pringles out (of the bottom of the tub), well here’s a cure!” – Georgia Dinsley, age 11
There has been no shortage of “what color is this random thing?” questions on the Internet this year, but this one is kind of a game-changer.
What do you see when you look at this picture? Most likely purple and orange hearts.
Nothing is at it seems. Up is down. Left is right.
The hearts are actually all the same color!
Prom is a pretty big day for most high school girls, and a big part of that day is picking out the perfect dress.
Juliet Jacoby, a 17-year-old junior at Douglas County High School in Colorado, fell in love with a red gown with long sheer sleeves she found online for about $150.
Her mom thought it was a little pricey, did some digging, and found the same dress for around $35 on RoseGal.com.
Along with arriving two weeks late, it arrived looking, well, like this…