(つ◔౪◔)つ━☆゚.*・。゚ The 2022 TKSST Gift Guide ✩°。⋆・゚  
Get smart curated videos delivered to your inbox.   SUBSCRIBE
The Kid Should See This

Qwake Technologies’ C-Thru ‘Ironman AR’ Firefighter Helmet

Watch more with these video collections:

How can innovative technologies help firefighters stay safe while they battle dangerous flames? In this video from Innovation Nation from The Henry Ford, Adam Yamaguchi tries on the C-Thru ‘Ironman AR’ firefighter helmet, augmented reality equipment that provides real-time visual information for firefighters.

Green shapes and contours of humans and objects are clearly visible through the thick smoke, while red thermal imaging in the helmet’s screen indicates the warmth of lifeforms and fire. Sam Cossman, CEO of Qwake Technologies describes the concept’s inspiration. Mike Ralston, former NASA scientist-turned-firefighter, demonstrates how it works.

quake ar helmet
ironman ar firefighting helmet
Watch these firefighting videos next:
• Helmet-mounted cam: A firefighter enters a home on fire
• Beaver dams and wildfire, a stop-motion demonstration
• Meet Firefighter Xochitl Hernandez of the Austin Fire Department
• How do firefighters combat and control wildfires?
• The Goat Brigade: Preventing Wildfires in Southern California

This Webby award-winning video collection exists to help teachers, librarians, and families spark kid wonder and curiosity. TKSST features smarter, more meaningful content than what's usually served up by YouTube's algorithms, and amplifies the creators who make that content.

Curated, kid-friendly, independently-published. Support this mission by becoming a sustaining member today.

🌈 Watch these videos next...

Why are Dalmatians the Traditional Dog of Choice at Fire Stations?

Rion Nakaya

The World’s Smallest Working Firetruck

Rion Nakaya

The San Francisco Fire Department’s Ladder Shop

Rion Nakaya

The Goat Brigade: Preventing Wildfires in Southern California

Rion Nakaya

The Beauty of Flames

Rion Nakaya

Step into the Page – Disney animator Glen Keane draws in VR

Rion Nakaya

Smokey and The Little Boy (1960)

Rion Nakaya

Notable Women, an AR app that adds 100 historic American women to U.S. currency

Rion Nakaya

MIT’s inFORM, a shape-shifting 3-D display

Rion Nakaya