Chair that sounds an alarm to stop office workers risking their health by sitting all day

A good excuse for a tea break! The chair that sounds an alarm to stop office workers risking their health by sitting all day The sitting pad measures the time a worker spends at their desk using a pressure sensorIt uses a microcontroller to create a time stamp when they stand upCan be set up to sound an alarm if a person has been sitting for too long | UPDATED: 16:24 GMT, 5 December 2012 Chained to the desk Researchers have developed a seat they hope will encourage workers to walk around Office workers who are moulded to their chairs all day could be persuaded to stretch their legs more often thanks to an 'alarming' invention.

Ostrich Pillow: Bizarre invention means people can nap anywhere – wearing a “pillow balaclava”

That”s a new way to catch 40 winks! Bizarre invention means people can nap anywhere – but it means wearing a “pillow balaclava” .Most of us have nodded off on the early morning train to work.

Bionic hands: Chinese man spends eight years building himself new arms after DIY accident

Chinese man spends eight years building himself bionic hands after DIY accident (well, he was building a bomb to go fishing)Sun Jifa, 51, lost both his hands when a bomb he was creating for blast fishing in Guanmashan, Jilin province, northern China, exploded Could not afford hospital”s prosthetic arms so made his own

Bill Gates funds new machine that filters toilet waste into drinkable water

“Scaffold” device will capture and clean waterToilet water “wont be mineral water” but safe to drinkCould save millions of lives in the third world