One more reason to dance like crazy to "Gangnam Style"? The environment.
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A company called Sustainable Dance Club created a series of floor tiles that converts the kinetic energy from dancers to electricity. The tiles slightly compress when stepped on, and the provided pressure powers small generators in each tile -- about 35 watts a piece. The power can be used to generate nearby electrical systems or displays on the dance floor itself.
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Watch the video above to learn more. What other ways could these tiles be used? Let us know what you think in the comments below.
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