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Science by the Seat of Their Pants - Museum Goers, Industry and the Military Take Pressure Off with Body Mapping
Date:2/24/2010

arget="_blank" title="Mattress Body Mapping">Mattresses are being customized for different body types; plastic bottles are being modified so that they are easier to squeeze; and body armor is being redesigned to reduce sore spots on soldiers in Afghanistan.

"Armor and equipment, often called battle rattle, can weigh as much as 60 lbs,” says Jeffrey Stark, President of Sensor Products Inc. “Soldiers wear many components on their bodies, such as rifles, ammunition, backpacks, water, and other supplies. If the load isn't optimally distributed, it can cause strain and compromise their ability to maneuver. We are pleased that our technology is improving the comfort and tactical effectiveness of our soldiers.”

About The Leonardo
The Leonardo is a science, technology and art center fostering creativity and innovation in young people and adults. Located in Salt Lake City, Utah (USA) The Leonardo debuts on da Vinci’s birthday – April 15, 2011. Funding for “Under Pressure” is provided by the foundations of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and the Utah Science Center. Info on The Leonardo can be found at www.theleonardo.org.

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