That's right: Bill and Melinda Gates are providing $100,000 to 11 prototype prophylactics that "significantly preserve or enhance pleasure," and that are packaged and designed for easier use. (No more tricky-to-tear wrappers! Seriously.) They selected the winners from 812 applicants.
To which I say: thanks, Bill and Melinda. I didn't know you cared.
Ah, but they do, and here's why. The Global Health Division of the Gates Foundation uses advances in science and technology to stop the spread of disease - including sexually transmitted ones like HIV, which properly-used condoms are extremely effective at preventing. But those amazing littleRead More »from Bill and Melinda Gates Present the Condoms of the Future