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Artist creates 'Personal Space Dress' to combat subway harassment

Posted on May 22, 2014

HONG KONG — To remedy issues with sexual harassment and gender-based marginalization, a student artist in Hong Kong created the “Personal Space Dress,” reported the Huffington Post.

The motorized dress has proximity sensors built in, and when they detect someone invading the wearer's personal space, they trigger plastic scaffolding around the dress' hem to expand. For the full story, click here.

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