Open Minds 2012 Video Competition Winners

Open Minds 2012
The following six Open Minds videos obtained the highest number of votes from the general public:
GiraDora and Balde a Balde
GiraDora and Balde a Balde
Art Center College of Design
A portable faucet that provides running water from any container, and a human-powered washer and spin dryer to increase the efficiency and improve the experience of hand-washing clothes
IntelliWheels, INC.
IntelliWheels, INC.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
After-market additions to off-the-shelf wheelchairs that decreases the effort it takes to propel them
The Integrated Punch Biopsy
The Integrated Punch Biopsy
Johns Hopkins University
An all-in-one skin biopsy device that efficiently and safely transects and retrieves the skin sample
Strong Arm Ergonomic Lifting Safety System
Strong Arm Ergonomic Lifting Safety System
Rochester Institute of Technology
A form-fitting garment that incorporates a unique system of load-bearing straps that allows workers to lift heavy objects more easily and with significantly less risk of injury
Blue ribbon
Inserogen
Inserogen
University of California, Davis
Developing SwiftVax, a plant-based production platform that produces animal and human vaccines efficiently and affordably
Earth2Block
Earth2Block
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Developing earthquake-resistant,inexpensive interlocking compressed earth block (ICEB) construction
Blue ribbon