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Futuristic Bacteria-Covered Floors Could Clean Themselves [Pics]

Futuristic Bacteria-Covered Floors Could Clean Themselves [Pics]
Design

Synthetic biology could detect toxins and other poisons around your home.

Ross Brooks
  • 15 november 2013

It’s easy to forget that not all bacteria is bad, there are those that can help keep your digestive system in order, and soon there could be those that clean your feet. Tashia Tucker is a design student whose latest project explores how buildings in the future could feature floors embedded with synthetic bacteria that can eat dirt and clean your feet.

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