Space research often provides a spin-off for everyday technology.
"Frasier" was a spin-off from the sitcom "Cheers".
A line of merchandise spun off from a TV series.
The best of the remodeling magazines is This Old House, a spin-off of the successful PBS television series.
The popular cooking elimination-based competition reality show began in 2006 and has produced several spin-off series including Top Chef: Just Desserts and Top Chef Masters.
Polymer solution to chewing gum litter A university spin-off company is using polymers to solve the perennial problem of chewing gum litter.
There are now several examples of spin-off companies that exploit nanotechnology.