Related VideosUp Next:
VideoRelated VideosUp Next:

This NASA Genius Invented the Super Soaker

Remember the childhood hours of fun spent blasting your friends with neon-tinged water cannons? You can thank a NASA scientist for that. In 1982, Lonnie Johnson designed the Super Soaker. But that wasn't Johnson's only invention. The award-winning scientist came up with everything from the Nerf gun to a thermoelectric energy converter, and now he's got even bigger aims. Lonnie Johnson: we thank you for your contributions to humanity and our childhoods.


United States

Full Map

A Genius Invented Super Soakers, What Will You Invent?

Check out our guide to five kids doing brilliant things, and see what you can do to get on the brilliant bandwagon.

Up Next

Recommended Playlists

Other Videos From This Channel