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(Photo : REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha) A member of the media stands among empty seats during a practice session of the Yomiuri Giants baseball players behind closed doors amid the spread of the new coronavirus, at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan, February 29, 2020.

As the coronavirus outbreak spreads, the world's most prominent organizations have begun to portray a bleak picture of broken deliver chains, disrupted manufacturing, empty stores, and flagging calls for their wares.

However, some groups have expressed optimism in assisting the governments in scaling down new infections by conceptualizing weird items to defend themselves from the lethal virus. These quirky, unusual objects are listed below:

Robocop with Thermal Helmets

Chinese scientists have implemented the usage of smart helmets for the Chinese police and government to fight the spread of the coronavirus and hold their people safe. Shenzen-based Kuang-Chi Technology delivered smart helmets that might be used by the police force in China. It will make sure to fast scan frame temperatures in crowds that assist deter and hit upon the spread of the virus. Kuang-Chi Technology is known for its metamaterials, which can be used for more than just space communications and wireless technologies, as proven by way of the usage of the high-quit helmets that the police are using right now.

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Electric Door Seals Tracking Down Self-Isolated Chinese Citizens

Communities around China have started to use electronic door seals to monitor individuals who are in self-isolation because of the coronavirus outbreak. The smart device will alert nearby officials while any residents try and depart their houses during their quarantine period. The news comes after Chinese people started evacuating, which can potentially result in similarly spread of the virus, according to Chinese media. Residential areas in other cities - including of Xingyang, Huizhou, and Zhengzhou - ave also followed suit, according to the local press. The groups claim it has a 24/7 monitoring gadget that will help preserve the tune of the activities of the residents under quarantine, as well as the swarm of migrant employees who are traveling again into the cities. 

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Batman-Like Coronavirus Body Shield That Uses UV Light

There is a conceptual design that was created by using a Chinese architect, Sun Dayong. It is a shield that claims that it is able to defend the wearer during an outbreak. Named 'Be a Bat Man,' the safety device could be used for "folks who are uncovered to the damaging situation in the course of the coronavirus emergency," said Sun Dayong, who has a co-based architecture studio, Penda. The shield could be made from carbon fiber supports formed like batwings that could be worn like a backpack. A PVC movie might stretch among these helps, just like the membrane of a bat's wing. Wires embedded inside the plastic might heat as much as a temperature high enough to kill any pathogens on them, developing a sterile surroundings interior for the wearer. 

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3D-Printed' Face ID Mask' to Unlock Phones With Your Surgical Face Mask On

Face ID Mask
(Photo : Screenshot from Danielle Baskin's Official Twitter Page (@djbaskin) | via Tiziana Celine)
Face ID Mask

The need for protective face masks has soared since the coronavirus started hitting the news. A "face ID-compatible respirator mask" might be the remedy for that issue since face mask keeps people from unlocking their phones. Since wearing face masks prevents one from unlocking smartphones with Face ID feature, a San Francisco-based designer Danielle Baskin pitched the novelty idea on Twitter.

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