At first glance, this may look like a mask from an upcoming sci-fi film, but it’s actually just the Algaculture Symbiosis Suit. It was designed by Michael Burton and Michiko Nitta to harness “the carbon dioxide you exhale to grow a colony of algae that you can later eat.” Continue reading for one more picture and information.

The self-sustaining algae suits are made up of plastic tubes that sprawl all over the body, making up head pieces and body suits.

Green algae pumps through the tubes, coloring the transparent vessels in varying shades of green as it swirls and circulates around the network of plastic.

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