Sometimes something comes along that is totally cool and has the potential to save lives too! The Bouncing Ball Camera system from Bounce Imaging is one of those ideas. This rubberized ball has six cameras embedded into it, which means when it is thrown into the target zone no matter where it ends up it will be able to send back a panoramic view of what is in the room.
According the @bounceimaging here is some information on their cool bouncing ball camera;
This bouncing ball camera system is currently in development, but there are lots of possibilities for it.