Imagine a motivational exercise in which your music-playing device is powered based on how much sweat you're producing -- with new technology developed at the University of California, a wearable that converts sweat into energy will be a marketable possibility.
Through the design, this wearable device was able to convert "lactic acid found in sweat into fuel for biofuel cells," which then powered a radio for several days. This innovation would allow humans to explore the endless energy supply that exists to them naturally, while also motivating athletes to push themselves. By studying the power of sweat, researchers would be able to unlock new levels of medical innovation, providing a new way to measure health. A sweat-powered wearable could theoretically track a person's health, providing them with post-workout statistics.
More Stats +/-
Deodorizing Coat Hangers
One-Day Athletic Festivals
Festival-Themed Personal Care Kits
Adjustable Feminine Dumbbells
Undyed Hemp Sleepwear
Free 2018 Report & eBook
Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.
Our Research Methodology
This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.