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Condom Challenge Issued By The Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation
2013-03-24 06:02:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When you think about contraceptives, it´s highly doubtful Bill Gates is the first name that comes to mind, but the Microsoft co-founder and chairman is looking to use his charitable organization in order to change that — and quite likely save some lives in the process. According to Gizmodo´s Eric Limer, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is offering $100,000 to anyone who can invent a new and improved condom....

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