Fast fashion is all the rage but there are environmental consequences to making clothes quickly and inexpensively. In this next segment a team of scientists looked to plants and solar energy for a new way to create nylon.
In this episode of SciTech Now, discover how to grow coral; learn which NASA level technology exists on our cell phones; explore fashion forward science, and dive into the science of the perfect beer.
While runways and award shows continue to inspire what we wear, innovation around how we buy clothes seems to be running fashionable late. But now many startups are responding with creative and common sense approaches to purchasing and the consumer experience. Brian Hecht, our serial entrepreneur, joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss tech startups and the […]
In this episode of SciTech Now, spiciness explained; tech startups moving fashion forward; climate history on Mars; and cyber security experts explain the need for protecting ourselves from digital invaders.
With the ever-evolving idea of wearable technology, fashion has become the next big thing in the tech world’s orbit, but many questions remain about how these two seemingly opposing fields can comingle. One organization that’s taking on the challenge of finding ways to intersect tech and fashion is the New York Fashion Tech Lab.