19 Pros Who Use Ordinary Products In Extraordinary Ways

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The reason we have Rogaine is because some genius decided to use it in a weird, off-label way. So here are some other products that professionals are re-purposing, that pretty soon everyone will be using in ridiculous new ways.

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Scientists use baby powder to create models of volcano eruptions in an indoor lab. The powder is dropped into a tank where cameras and lasers capture

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Before the nuclear processing plant in Dounreay, Scotland could be dismantled, the radioactive plutonium residue inside the workings needed to be remo

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AMERICAN TROOPS DURING THE KOREAN WAR USED TOOTSIE ROLLS AS SEALAN'T. Tootsie Rol In the Battle of the Chosin Reservoir, a US Marine division, outnumb

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Weavers in India use condoms to lubricate their looms. They're cheap, easily accessible, and, importantly, their lubricant doesn't stain silk fabrics.


19 Pros Who Use Ordinary Products In Extraordinary Ways

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Brazilian doctors are using fish skin to treat burns. CRACKEDCON Brazil's public hospitals lack supplies of pig skin, human tissue, and other sources

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Doctors use mirrors to treat patients suffering from phantom limb pain. which is quite prevalent among amputees. RMy YAT Scientists discovered that if

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GRAPHENE WAS DISCOVERED WITH SCOTCH TAPE. Graphene While studying the properties of graphite, Andre Geim and Kostya Novoselov used the tape to peel ap

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Human hair is used to clean up oil spills. After noticing how otter fur traps oil, hairdresser Phil McCrory invented a method of isolating and cleanin

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Vets are using vibrators to cure constipated animals. This new use for Sex toys was discovered when a tortoise that had eaten gravel from a vivarium w

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Ivory soap is very effective catfish bait. IVORY Soap has been used by committed catfish anglers for decades, and the largely neutral scent of lvory s

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Asthma spacers are expensive and rare in developing countries. So doctors started making their own out of 500mL plastic water bottles. Studies found t

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Guitar and bass players use super glue on their fingertips to create artificial calluses. It also be can pressed into service makeshift as a suture fo

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19 Pros Who Use Ordinary Products In Extraordinary Ways

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Doctors are using Coca-Cola CRACKEDCON to treat a stomach condition. Researchers found that Coca-Cola can dissolve a stomach blockage known as gastric

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Women in Bangladesh recently started filtering their water using their own COtton saris. Since then, rates of Cholera have dropped 50%. CRACKED COM

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Farmers are now using catnip to repel mosquitoes from livestock. lt is found to be more efficient than conventional insect repellent.

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Kitty litter is used in nuclear storage facilities as an effective way to absorb radioactive waste. Turns out, kitty litter contains a high amount of

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Chinese Zoos use Viagra to increase the sexual appetite of the South China tigers with no sex drive, in an effort to raise the numbers of the highly e