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Posted: Oct 09, 2015
Knit it, braid it, turn it on and use it! (w/video)
(Nanowerk News) The ability to arrange different types of fibres with predetermined spatial organisation gives us the colour, vibrancy and comfort we encounter in traditional textiles.
Replace conventional fibres with those that can conduct electricity and we introduce new dimensions. Researchers introduce the ability to monitor human movement using wearable garments, and even to store the energy required to power such a function.