As we dig deeper into the age of technology, we realize that children are getting much smarter than ever before. The easily accessible information along with a global platform that is hungry for good ideas allows children to explore and experiment with some incredible concepts. The average age of an inventor is dropping fast, and we see a number of teenagers contributing to the world with some truly amazing ideas. Here is a list of 10 inventions that have been conceived by genius teenage inventors.
Dwi Nailul Izzah and Rintya Aprianti Miki are two high-school students from Indonesia who came up with a very unconventional air freshener. The won their country’s Science Project Olympiad for creating an air freshener that has been created using the extract of cow manure that was mixed with coconut water. Apparently the liquid used in the mixture was thoroughly distilled, making it safe and environmentally friendly.
Jack Andraka created waves across the scientific community when he managed to create a device that could possibly detect pancreatic cancer. The wonder kid won the Intel International Science Fair and was awarded 100,000 dollars in prize money for helping detect a disease that is detected late nearly 85 percent of the time.