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This Tiny ‘Airbag for Swimmers’ Senses Danger and Lifts Potential Drowning Victim to the Surface

This is the Ploota, a tiny “airbag for swimmers” that has an inflatable collar that activates when it detects an emergency in the water. If a person is submerged in the water for over 30 seconds, the Ploota’s integrated floats inflate with CO2 and bring the potential drowning victim to the surface.

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