Inventors from the world over have submitted to this year's James Dyson Award, and we've got a prototyp-o-licious slideshow of our favorite entries. James Dyson is the iconic designer behind products like the Dyson vacuum cleaners and the Airblade hand dryer. His foundation, which gives out the cash awards, last year chose this smart cycling jacket to take first place. This year's winner will be announced September 1st.
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