Anti-Bacterial Fun

New innovations cater to germ-a-phobes and the populace alike
Implications - Consumers have become more aware of germs and bacteria and are constantly looking for sanitization products. Products that make treating this paranoia more efficient and convenient are highly successful. The bacteria detector has become a very popular item on eBay, while in Japan, germ-guard masks are commonly worn. There are even anti-bacterial dresses and stuffed animals that educate kids at a young age on hygiene awareness.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 49,188 Total Clicks Feb 06 - Nov 07
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Bacteria Toys - Plush Microbes Teach Kids About Disease
SCORE: 6.7
Viral 18,692 Clicks Pub: Jun 13, 06
Bacteria Toys
Plush Microbes Teach Kids About Disease
Want to cuddle with a disease? Well, now you can get a little closer with plush Bacteria toys. The price of these bacteria toys is just $6 per disease. Think Geek, who sells the bacteria toy, notes… [More]
Anti-Germ Mouthsprays - Brazil Carnival Kissers Can Kiss Without Germ Fears
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Hot 5,699 Clicks Pub: Feb 25, 06
Anti-Germ Mouthsprays
Brazil Carnival Kissers Can Kiss Without Germ Fears
Serial kissers at Brazil's racy Carnival parades can now swap saliva with even more revellers thanks to a mouth spray designed to fight germs, just one of many weird products companies have launched to… [More]
Techy Face Masks - Japanese USB Face Masks For Serious Germ-a-Phobes
SCORE: 2.8
Warm 7,116 Clicks Pub: Mar 17, 07
Techy Face Masks
Japanese USB Face Masks For Serious Germ-a-Phobes
Thanko Japanese products makes a USB face mask to keep out the dirt and germs that make us sick. It plugs into your keyboard so you can have 8 hours of germ-free breathing. Meanwhile, you've got no friends,… [More]
16 Year Old Produces Electricity from Magnetic Bacteria
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Warm 5,077 Clicks Pub: May 16, 06
16 Year Old Produces Electricity from Magnetic Bacteria
There's big money in science fairs. In fact, at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, students can win $4 million of prizes. A Montreal student, Kartik Madiraju, has found a way to generate… [More]
Immune-Improving Gadgets - nDoo Strengthens Natural Virus-Fighting Abilities
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Warm 5,185 Clicks Pub: Mar 25, 07
Immune-Improving Gadgets
nDoo Strengthens Natural Virus-Fighting Abilities
The nDoo is a medical gadget of the future. Based on nano-technology the nDoo transfers data between the nDoo and a global databank that stores all the latest information on diseases and therapies. The… [More]
Water Virus Filters - The Portable LifeSaver Systems Cleans Out Bacteria
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Warm 7,419 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 07
Water Virus Filters
The Portable LifeSaver Systems Cleans Out Bacteria
Now you can safely drink out of the toilet bowl! Not that you'd want to, point is, this system filters even the tiniest bacteria and viruses. The new British engineered water bottle could be a lifesaver… [More]
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