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Lucy McRae:
How can technology transform the human body?

TED2012 · 3:59 · Filmed Feb 2012
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Lucy McRae: How can technology transform the human body?
3:59 · Filmed February 2012 at TED2012 · Subtitles available in 40 languages

TED Fellow Lucy McRae is a body architect — she imagines ways to merge biology and technology in our own bodies. In this visually stunning talk, she shows her work, from clothes that recreate the body's insides for a music video with pop-star Robyn, to a pill that, when swallowed, lets you sweat perfume.

Body architect
Trained as a classical ballerina and architect, Lucy McRae is fascinated by the human body, and how it can be shaped by technology. Full bio
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