- Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -
Harvard Scientists to Build Endurance-Prolonging Smart Suit for U.S. Military
Posted By Nicole Abene On July 29, 2012 @ 11:24 am In Accessories and Fashion,Design,Innovation,Wearable Technology | No Comments
Scientists at Harvard are working toward a “novel wearable system” that could prolong the physical endurance of soldiers in the field. While this may seem a bit too much like they’ll be saving Gotham City, ahem – real life Batsuits , the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency  has already granted $2.6 million to the university’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering  for the project. Click ahead  to read more about the high-tech suit and how it will delay the onset of fatigue.
Article printed from Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com
URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/harvard-scientists-to-build-endurance-prolonging-smart-suit-for-u-s-military/
URLs in this post:
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/harvard-scientists-to-build-endurance-prolonging-smart-suit-for-u-s-military/dark-knight-rises-1-537x402/
 Batsuits: http://www.thedarkknightrises.com/
 Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency: http://www.darpa.mil/
 Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering: http://wyss.harvard.edu/viewpressrelease/89/
 Click ahead: http://www.ecouterre.com/harvard-scientists-to-build-endurance-prolonging-smart-suit-for-darpa/
Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.