8 brilliant, everyday things invented by kids
Mon, May 19, 2014 at 4:06 PM
Many kids have active imaginations. It’s easy to have a roaming mind, free to think outside of the box when you don’t have adult responsibilities gobbling up mental space. But some kids seem born with a particular mindset that goes beyond imagination — a distinct mix of ingenuity and drive that results in especially inventive thinking. While many of these kids may go on to fulfill the stereotype of the absent-minded old inventor, a special handful of them have come up with wonderful inventions before reaching the ripe old age of 20. The following everyday items all sprung from the brilliant minds of kids — and have proven their staying power over time.