Jonathan Petre reports:
Spending a penny could become rather revealing after the invention of an ‘intelligent’ lavatory that could alert parents if their children are taking drugs, or employers if their staff have had a boozy lunch.
Scientists at Cambridge University are developing a loo that analyses urine by using revolutionary nano technology to track chemical and hormonal changes.
After it is used, the loo can – within minutes – transmit the results of its tests to a mobile phone or laptop, which could show if the person is depressed, pregnant, a smoker or using alcohol or drugs.
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h/t, Joe Cadillic