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Scientists make suit that give you Spidey Sense!

by | 25th, February 2013

GREETINGS web-slingers! You may look good in lycra and have a boss that shouts at you all the time, but that’s where you and Spiderman’s similarities end… UNTIL NOW!

Clever science sods have made a suit which, sadly, doesn’t enable you to climb walls and snog Mary Jane, but probably more impressively, actually gives you Spidey Sense. That’s right you’ll tingle at danger!

Created by Victor Mateevitsi and his colleagues at the University of Illinois, Chicago, the suit uses small robotic arms with microphones that pick up ultrasonic reflections from objects and, when an object moves closer to you, the arms press down on your body,

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Posted: 25th, February 2013 | In: Technology Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed: RSS 2.0 | TrackBack | Permalink