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SME tech saves seabirds from death: Ben and Pete Kibel named European Inventor Award 2021 finalists

British brothers nominated for European Patent Office (EPO) prize for their device that reduces accidental seabird deaths in longline fishing Pressure-sensitive pod covers hooks at the sea surface but opens when bait sinks to depth of 20 metres In trials, the technology cut seabird deaths by 95% without reducing catch rates Munich, 4 May 2021… Read More »

Diet pill death victims

Eloise Parry told her university lecturer she was “sorry for being so stupid” after taking pills bought online, a coroner hears. A student sent a text saying “I think I am going to die” after taking lethal drugs advertised as diet pills, an inquest heard. The year-old managed to drive herself to hospital after typing… Read More »

Woman starves to death from air diet

Smithsonian Channel. WORLD Erekat, longtime spokesman for the Palestinians, dies at 65 Saeb Erekat, a veteran peace negotiator and prominent international spokesman for the Palestinians for more than three decades, died on Nov. The only clue something was amiss came in a mysterious cable to their childhood nurse, Margaret Conway, who was then visiting family… Read More »