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


Publication Title
Digital Trends
Publication/Creation Date
November 4 2015
Creators/Contributors
Chloe Olewitz (contributor)
MIT Tangible Media Group (contributor)
MIT Media Lab (contributor)
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT) (contributor)
Royal College Of Art (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

Related Objects
LabCAST 77: bioLogic
Date archived
November 8 2015
Last edited
November 26 2018
How to cite this entry
(November 4 2015). "Vents on this bio-skin clothing open as you sweat, powered by ancient bacteria". Digital Trends. Designtechnica Corporation. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1361