5-year-old inventor shows off his latest creation on ‘Ellen’.

Share on Facebook

5-year-old inventor shows off his latest creation on ‘Ellen’.

Gideon is a 6-year-old from Dublin, Ohio. He’s also an inventor who recently appeared on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ to show off his latest creation.

Gideon was tired of having to clean his leaky goggles in swim class, which often caused him to miss his turn in the pool. So he created double-sided goggles to keep water from filling up the lenses.

He showed off his invention to Ellen, who seemed to delight in his ingenuity, as well as his funny personality. He told NBC4 that he hopes to sell his goggles, and will use his money to buy Yu-Gi-Oh cards.

According to Gideon, being an inventor is something anyone can do. “You really just think of something that you think can help people,” he told NBC4.

Watch Gideon in conversation with Ellen — and be impressed with both his cleverness and personality…






You Might Also Like:


A mom saw bullies walking up to her disabled daughter. So she goes over and does the unthinkable.

When a heroic teacher talks about his disabled son, the entire class is moved to tears.

A boy who can’t express his emotions shows us why being different is beautiful.

A woman goes to the ‘lost and found’ every single day. Then, he sees the photograph in her hand.

A homeless 7-year-old who lives on the beach shows us exactly what courage looks like.

A lonely woman shares a cab with a complete stranger… and it changes her life forever.



Join Over 128,000 Subscribers!


Sign up to our daily e-mail and be the first to get notified of
new, inspiring stories. No spam, ever. Read more.





Omeleto Inspires People to Do Better,
Be Better.


Inspiring and insightful. Entertaining and enlightening.
That's what you can expect here: no fluff. Just a steady
stream of the best stories delivered to your inbox.