Toward clothes that fix their own rips

Posted by | August 19, 2016 | Beauty, Uncategorized | No Comments

Ripped pants or a torn shirt usually means a trip to the tailor or a garbage can is in one’s future. But scientists could be closing in on a new solution. They report a fabric coating made of squid proteins that allows rips in cotton, linen and wool to ‘heal’ themselves.

Source: weird science