Buzzfeed posted a list with the coolest invention from each state.  Here they are in alphabetical order.


Alabama:  Windshield wipers.


 Alaska:  Kayaks.


Arizona:  Tasers.


 Arkansas:  The modern toothbrush.


California:  The fortune cookie.  (At least that's where they were popularized.  The idea might have come from Japan.)


Colorado:  The Barbie Doll.


Connecticut:  The Wiffle Ball.


Delaware:  Kevlar.


Florida:  Sun tan lotion, appropriately enough.


Georgia:  Anesthesia.


Hawaii:  Surfing, of course.


Idaho:  The television.


Illinois:  The mouse trap.


Indiana:  The refrigerator.


Iowa:  Sliced bread.


Kansas:  The slurpee.


Kentucky:  Chewing gum.


Louisiana:  The microscope.


Maine:  The microwave.


Maryland:  The bottle cap.


Massachusetts:  Basketball.


Michigan:  The stop sign.


Minnesota:  The stapler.


Mississippi:  Anti-fungal cream.


Missouri:  The vacuum cleaner.


Montana:  Heart monitors.


Nebraska:  Kool-Aid. 


Nevada:  Solar panels.


New Hampshire:  The Segway.


New Jersey:  The phonograph, to record something and then play it back.


New Mexico:  The nicotine patch.


New York:  The credit card.


North Carolina:  Flight.  Although the Wright Brothers BUILT the plane in Ohio.


North Dakota:  Bubble bath.


Ohio:  Wind turbines.


Oklahoma:  The shopping cart.


Oregon:  The computer mouse.


Pennsylvania:  The suspension bridge.


Rhode Island:  The diner.  The first one opened in Providence in 1872.


South Carolina:  The submarine.


South Dakota:  The cyclotron, which is a particle accelerator.


Tennessee:  The tow truck.


Texas:  The typewriter.


Utah:  The artificial heart.


Vermont:  The electric motor.


Virginia:  Camouflage.


Washington:  Pictionary.


West Virginia:  The steamboat.


Wisconsin:  The blender.


Wyoming:  The world's first national park, which was Yellowstone in 1872.