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Sun-sensitive bikini can save your skin

The bikini turned 60 this year and, to celebrate, a new model of the swimsuit will have a built-in alarm inserted that warns its wearers to get out of the sun. A Canadian company, Solestrom, is the brains behind this piece of technology. The new bikini, on sale now for US$190, has a UV meter built into the bikini’s belt and an alarm that beeps to tell wearers when to head for the shade. The meter displays the level of UV intensity on a scale from zero to 20. A reading of up to five is considered moderate, while up to 10 is very high and any