‘Invincible’ material could light up soft robots

A new stretchy, self-healing, damage-resistant, and light-up material called HELIOS could be useful in soft robots or way tougher screens for our devices.

National University of Singapore • futurity
June 5, 2020 ~5 min

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Jellyfish-inspired electronic skin can heal itself while wet

A new self-healing electronic skin could improve water-resistant touchscreens and soft robots. And reduce waste, too.

National University of Singapore • futurity
April 1, 2019 ~4 min

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