Vents on this bio-skin clothing open as you sweat, powered by ancient bacteria


Publication Title
Digital Trends
Publication Date
November 4 2015
Creators/Contributors
Chloe Olewitz (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
In apparel created with BioLogic’s biofilm spandex material, a 100 percent humidity level would cue the natto cells to curl open strategically placed flaps, creating breathability and a sort of biotech cool-down system in the clothing.
HCI Platform
Embeddable
Location on Body
Entire Body
Technology Keywords
Bio-Skin Fabric, Biofilm

Related Objects
LabCAST 77: bioLogic
How to cite this entry
(November 4 2015). "Vents on this bio-skin clothing open as you sweat, powered by ancient bacteria". Digital Trends. Digital Trends. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1361