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TIME best inventions

The 25 Best Inventions of 2017

From guilt-free Halo Top ice cream to Michelin's airless tires

To determine TIME’s annual unranked list, we consider hundreds of inventions from around the world. In the past, we’ve featured everything from the floating lightbulb to the desktop DNA lab. Here, the 25 inventions that made this year’s cut.

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