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Sites with absurd patents

If you enjoy weird and wacky patents, visit these sites:

Patently Absurd!
This site! - in case you missed it.
Delphion's Gallery of Obscure Patents
Delphion (formerly IBM) provide a searchable database of patents. Users can vote to add patents to this gallery.
Patent of the week
Can be viewed by category. The 'sex' category is not for the prudish.
Weird and Wonderful Patents
Crazy Patents
Wacky Patent of the Month
Wacky Patents
Four sites provided by American firms of attorneys.
Totally Absurd
Yet more patents from the USA.
Patscan - Bizarre Patents
US and a few Canadian examples, from the University of British Columbia.
BBC News
Article on absurd patents.
ABC News - Patently Weird
Gives well-researched details of off-beat patented ideas.
About.com/Mining Co - Wacky Patents
A directory listing some of the above sites, and more.
Incredible Inventions
The Living Web portal site.
Bizarre Tales from New Scientist
Strange scientific and technical stories. Includes a few absurd patents.
Patentes curiosas
Curious inventions from Spain (in Spanish), plus others.

(None of the other sites above is connected with Patently Absurd!)


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