2006 - Peace

Year2006
CategoryPeace
DescriptionHoward Stapleton of Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, for inventing an electromechanical teenager repellant -- a device that makes annoying high-pitched noise designed to be audible to teenagers but not to adults; and for later using that same technology to make telephone ringtones that are audible to teenagers but probably not to their teachers.
Referencehttp://www.compoundsecurity.co.uk
WinnersHoward Stapleton