MOSCOW, April 17 — RIA Novosti. The exhibition of the funeral industry in Amsterdam showed the first “capsule for suicide”. This reports the South China Morning Post.
A device called Sarco has developed in the Netherlands. It has got futuristic design, reminiscent of the space missions of the future. It is noted that the creators of the invention steel Dutch designer Alexander Bannink and Australian activist Philip Nitschke, for many years advocated the legalization of euthanasia.
The booth will allow anyone to leave this life painlessly, say the creators.
“He or she will feel dizzy, then quickly lose consciousness and die,” explained Nitschke.
The exhibition was shown only a model of the device, however users were able to “test” the capsule, wearing VR glasses and virtual once inside. The inventors hope to build a working model by the end of the year.
In the Netherlands, since 2002, the law on the right to euthanasia.