Condom Invented That Will Change Color When It Comes In Contact With An STI

Condom Invented That Will Change Color When It Comes In Contact With An STI

Sex just is about to get even safer, thanks to a group of middle school students in the UK.

Daanyaal Ali, 14, and Chirag Shah, 13, of Isaac Newton Academy in Essex have invented a concept for a condom that detects potential STDs.

The condom is called the “S.T.EYE.” Though it is still in the concept stages, the idea is that it will change color whenever it comes into contact with an STI, with different colors representing different infections. The condom turns green to indicate chlamydia, yellow to signify herpes, purple in the presence of HPV, and blue for syphilis.

“We wanted to make something that makes detecting harmful STIs safer than ever before,” Ali told The Independent, “so that people can take immediate action in the privacy of their own homes without the invasive procedures at the doctors.”

As a result of their work, the kids were just awarded the TeenTech award for innovation, for which they received £1,000 and a trip to Buckingham Palace.

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25 Comments

  1. Ace
    June 25, 06:02 Reply

    This story has been all over my time line today. Some even made jokes about some people still going ahead to fuck after the STI discovery. Good news and a great step in controlling STI.

    OAN: Damn, I am still awake reading the comments from yesterday and Sunday. oh boy! KDians are evil when they QWERTY their emotions.

  2. pete
    June 25, 06:03 Reply

    13 & 14? not sure the truly talented can flourish here. nice step . if it doesn’t change colour,can people bareback? #AskingForPinky

  3. trystham
    June 25, 06:35 Reply

    Wait. Does this change when the wearer has an STI or only when it comes in contact with vaginal fluids or the anal lining???? Because it does sound one sided-ish

    • Oluwadamilare Okoro
      June 25, 07:37 Reply

      Good question.

      PP please is there a link to where the analysis was uploaded? We could read up and understand what the plan is.

  4. Max
    June 25, 06:37 Reply

    Wow.. I like 🙂
    It should be named- ultimate hoe detector.
    What if you have several of those diseases?
    Will it change to rainbow color?

    • Ace
      June 25, 06:38 Reply

      hahahahahahahaha! I swear Max, go back to bed pls

    • pete
      June 25, 06:44 Reply

      lol. Max is a mess this morning

    • trystham
      June 25, 09:17 Reply

      loool. I imagine it won’t be avle to handle d riot of color and simply explode

    • Teflondon
      June 25, 12:22 Reply

      **Waves my hoe flag in your face & kisses my hoe crested badge**

    • virgin Morgana
      June 25, 23:08 Reply

      You’re so evil that it reflects in your name “Max” . lol (Hoe detector). Lol

  5. JamesJemima
    June 25, 06:49 Reply

    Ugh.. It’s still being developed? I’ve seen this idea on twitter many years back with #whyarentwefundingthis. It makes sense sha… It’d need to be vigorously tested to ensure it doesn’t cause reactions in either parties.

    • pinkpanthertb
      June 25, 06:50 Reply

      ‘Vigorously tested’, huh? I’m guessing you’d like to be one of the test subjects, yes?

  6. ruby
    June 25, 08:00 Reply

    This is good too know…
    The future is bright for them

  7. Jamie
    June 25, 08:55 Reply

    And if it detects all the STIs there can be, are you gonna have a rainbow condom as a result??? Wouldn’t it be rather cute…??

  8. Lanre S
    June 25, 12:52 Reply

    I used one of these condoms with you know who on here the other day. It didn’t change color . It just burst into flames. Pray what does that mean ?

    • pete
      June 25, 13:53 Reply

      burst into flames? did the fire reach your dick? #AskingForKDians

      • Lanre S
        June 25, 17:55 Reply

        No I pulled out quickly and put it in her mouth and she used blow job to quench the fire

  9. KingBey
    June 26, 01:30 Reply

    All these drama about sex….really becoming tiring. Looks like I will go back to where I started from. *some good old porn and Vaseline*

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