There are three different styles that are created with math, science and technology as an inherent part of the design. The Fibonacci Scarf is a knit using the Fibonacci formula. The Miura Ori scarf starts out compact but becomes voluminous with a 'leaf fold' deployable structure pleat pattern. The Jack Frost scarf is thermochromatic and has snowflakes which appear and grow larger as temperatures become colder.Diana Eng's Smart Scarves
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. Come and hear Mark speak at the ALA conference in Chicago on July 1.