Teens Dream Up Condoms That Change Color When Exposed To STDs

Three teenagers in England entering a scientific contest put forward a plan for condoms that would change color when exposed to viral or bacterial sexually transmitted infections, though experts say the technology to actually make the condoms doesn’t exist yet and that there are ethical questions involved with such an invention. What do you think?

“Wearable tech is hot right now.”

Rich Belarde • Unemployed


“Teens, all they think about is sex and science.”

Bob Granville • Wool Shearer

“When I’m choosing birth control, I always go with the device invented by teenagers that experts say doesn’t really exist.”

Jessie Aiken • Digital Media Strategist