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At the University of California, scientists have created what they’re calling a Wolverine-inspired transparent, self-healing, conductive material with a range of potential uses including powering artificial muscles more

Mar 14, 2017 10:40 AM News

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Image: Mark E. Seniw, Northwestern University

Northwestern University researchers have developed a new hybrid polymer with removable supramolecular compartments that can contract and expand like artificial muscles more

Feb 16, 2016 10:09 AM News

A team from Japan has developed a polymer hydrogel that stretches and contracts in response to temperature more

Aug 11, 2015 5:00 PM Technology