Statistics show that the estimated world population will exceed ten billion people in 2050. Assuming that this population will live in mega cities, this exponential growth will affect housing, transportation, food and water supplies, waste management and air quality.

After analyzing the development of products in a multitude of science fiction movies, the futuristic approach and movie as a medium were chosen to make a fictional material study. presents new materials that can add to the quality of life in a nearby dystopian future. Such as self-cleaning gels as an alternative to bathing and showering, tableware that is re-usable without the need to wash it and space saving furniture that grows and shrinks on demand.