US startup Bolt Threads reckons it has one-upped spiders to unlock the incredible potential of synthetic silk.
Call Wayne Industries! A stretchy new polymer can pack a punch, with a shoelace-size piece able to lift the weight of a liter of soda, its creators say.
The rubber band gun of your childhood can just quit now. The Rubber Band Machine Gun puts it to shame.
Researchers work with gold nanoparticles to build a stretchy, conductive material that could go into medical devices and wearable technology.
The creators of the prototype interface, called Obake, describe it as a "2.5D display".
Researchers have created an elastic material bristling with microscopic strands of nickel that can direct the flow of liquids and light.
Berkeley researchers have created flexible sensors that mimic a cat's whiskers from elastic fibers, nanotubes, and nanoparticles. Science: making robots cuter as well as more useful.
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The Unikia Compleat FoodSkin is a flexible lunchbox. One side is an elastic silicone skin, so it molds to the shape of its contents.
Shapeways has unveiled an elastic new material for 3D printing that can be used for projects that are a little more on the flexible side.