Haglund, who played the long-haired, horn-rimmed techno-geek on the alien-riddled TV show, has invented a device called the Chill Pak which pops out of the freezer and lays underneath laptops to keep the computers from overheating.
It has another, more personal purpose: to keep mens gonads cool so their sperm count is high.
Haglund stumbled onto the idea when he was nursing a knee injury and watching a DVD on his player at the same time. The player overheated and stopped, until it came in contact with is ice pack and began playing.
He says, It was a Watson, come here I need you moment.
Haglund says hes going in for knee surgery soon, and jokes the window of inventing opportunities might be closing.
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