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Firefly / Lighting substitutes


According to the IEA, more than 700 million people in sub-Saharan Africa cannot use electricity. In areas where electricity facilities are poor, such as poor areas and refugee camps, there is no light at night, making it difficult to live a minimum life. "Firefly" is a pack inspired by Luciferin, a substance associated with the luminescence of fireflies or microorganisms, that can be used as an alternative to lighting in these areas. Luciferin is oxidized by Luciferase and causes luminescence. It is designed to emit light when the pack is blown into the mouth. The pack is also made of bio-plastic material and naturally decomposes after use.


Konkuk University

Konkuk University
Chungcheongbuk-do, South Korea

Yong kyu Shin,
Konkuk University

Yiseul Lee,
Konkuk University

Jian Ham,
Konkuk University