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Mine Kafon: Minesweeper that kills mines, not time

Remember the classic arcade game you used to play on your beatdown PC when you got bored? Time is not the real enemy, mines are. As a kid growing up in Afghanistan, Massoud Hassani used to make toys that got lost forever after the wind carried them into minefields. Now he has now designed a real minesweeper that wanders where winds blow, scouting out mines to reap their long overdue death. His invention is now being tested by the Dutch army.

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Low Lai Chow travels light and is working on exercising demons from her past. Find out more about her at lowlaichow.com.

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