Editorial: The 21st-century answer to the tinfoil hat

Jul. 20, 2013 @ 06:26 AM

If you're really worried about the federal government using drones and heat-sensing technology to track you from the air, there are new outfits for you: Stealth Wear.

Designer Adam Harvey has introduced three items that use a "metallized" fabric that hides your body heat from overhead sensors: a hoodie, a scarf, and a burqa.

Yes, that's right, burqa. In fact, that take on the traditional Islamic head-to-foot covering is the only one that surveillance experts say actually will completely obscure you from a heat sensor, Britain's The Guardian reports. The others leave parts of you exposed.

Still, every little bit helps, right?