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Hagfish-slime clothes could be new fashion statement

Slimy hagfish may hold the key to a new fabric that's stronger than nylon and more eco-friendly than polyester.

By December 10, 2012


Ript Fusion undershirt turns slobs into Supermen

From neck to chest, the fabric is made of cotton. Further down, it changes to a polyester and spandex blend that "compresses" the unsightly bits into fake sculpted abs.

By July 15, 2009


Polyester fabric neutralizes stun gun jolt

Some fabrics repel moisture; Thor Shield repels electricity and can render a stun gun useless.

By April 5, 2006


Olympic beret site slow as escargot

The rage over a blue polyester beret bearing the U.S. flag has Olympics fans standing in the cold for hours to buy one--and demand is spilling over to the Internet.

By February 19, 2002