The Urinal of the Future Will Know Your Health, Makes Suggestions


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I love the Wired magazine series "Found" which "represents our best guess at what lies over the horizon, from touchscreen windshields to organ farming." They nailed it with this one, a "you-rinal" that analyzes your urine, determines the state of your health, and feeds appropriate google ads for just what you need to fix your physical and mental issues.Reader Copeland Casati just wrote: "I don't think this is what +Lloyd Alter had in mind when he challenged us to rethink the bathroom in this summer's series of articles for Tree Hugger..."

She's right.

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