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Friday, October 30, 2015

bioLogic: MIT Creates Self-Transforming Fabric

MIT creates self-transforming fashion dubbed bioLogic (+Video)

Shane McGlaun | October 29, 2015

Scientists at MIT have teamed up with New Balance to weave a new discovery into sportswear. The new discovery has to do with the expansion and contraction of natto cells relative to atmospheric moisture. Natto is a bacteria officially called Bacillus Subtilis natto and is a microorganism that lives inside dry rice stalks.

<more at; related links: (Bio-actuators: bioLogic. 2015) and (MIT Media Lab. Tangible Media Group. bioLogic. 2015)>

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