'Wearable book' allows readers to feel fiction

'Wearable book' allows readers to feel fiction

January 31, 2014 Updated Jan 31, 2014 at 3:16 PM EST

The researchers at the MIT Media Lab are working on a project called, 'Sensory Fiction' which allows readers to interact with books in a whole new way.

By wearing a vest equipped with sensors, the book can change a user's body temperature or heart rate to match what's happening in the story. Find out more about this story by watching the video below.

 

 

 

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