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Women’s History Month: Patricia S. Cowings #WHM17 #WomensHistoryMonth #WomenInSTEM

Today we celebrate aerospace psychophysiologist Patricia S. Cowings, who received the National Women of Color Leadership Award in 2006. (via NASA) Read her full bio up on Wikipedia. She did most of her research at NASA Ames Research Center. There she developed and patented a physiological training system called Autogenic-Feedback Training Exercise (AFTE), which enables […]

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This Innovative Tech Dress Will Make You One with Plants #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #green #tech #Arduino

Welcome to the project that is destined to be my top wearable for the year—Symbiotic Interaction by María Castellanos and Alberto Valverde. This work is a distant cousin to their Environment Dress projects I’ve raved about in the past. Maria and Alberto have moved from looking at how the environment affects people to the interdependence of environment and people. […]

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How to Share Amazing Goosebumps with Tech #WearableWednesday #wearabletech #3Dprinting #tech @sensoree

A buzz erupted on Sensoree‘s social media recently when biomedia designer Kristin Neidlinger mentioned the team was prepping for TEI 2017 (Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction) in Japan. The conference is happening now, but I was able to have a quick exchange of emails with Kristin to get the scoop on her team’s latest design. Apparently they have borrowed […]