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Sorry, Don’t Expect STD-Sensing Colour Condoms Anytime Soon

Sorry, Don’t Expect STD-Sensing Colour Condoms Anytime Soon

When the TeenTech Awards announced their 2015 winners last week, news outlets far and wide swooned over the concept of colour-changing condoms that detected STDs proposed by three teenaged students. The idea is brilliant as it is bizarre — but don’t expect to see these in stores anytime soon.

Australian AIDS-Killing Condom Will Go On Sale In Coming Months

Australian AIDS-Killing Condom Will Go On Sale In Coming Months

Correctly used, condoms do a damn good job of preventing STDs (and pregnancy!). But nobody’s gonna say no to an improvement that ups those odds. Say, a condom coated in antiviral gel that kills up to 99.9 per cent of HIV, genital herpes and human papillomavirus. Australia just said yes,…