SpaceX’s future space suits are just around the corner

SpaceX allowed a rare opportunity to get up close and personal with their Crew Dragon Capsule and Spacesuit.  On Friday Sept. 8, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk posted a photo on Instagram of a spacesuit-clad person...
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Comfort solutions in planes seats

Many travellers associate travelling by plane with a noticeable sense of discomfort which is connected with limited possibilities of movement. The pain of legs or back is fairly common among economic class passengers. The...

Exosuit has been developed to help lifting weights

Virginia Tech and Lowe’s have collaborated to develop a lift assisting wearable exosuit. The exosuit has been developed to assist employees to be comfortable and safe while lifting weights in stores. The technology uses soft...

Copper-coated uniforms to keep our health!

Doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals could soon be wearing uniforms brushed with tiny copper nanoparticles to reduce the spread of bacterial infections and viruses, such as Escherichia coli (E. coli), at hospitals. Concrete-like composite Material scientists...

A new adhesive nonwoven tape!

Adhesive nonwoven tape is a new product which offers omni-directional stretch for superior conformability and breathability. The tape offers excellent initial skin adhesion and is water-resistant.   Elastic medical tape 3M company provides advanced adhesives for medical...

SOFT e-textiles can protect soldiers and medics

New technology that harnesses electronic signals in a smart fabric could lead to advanced hazardous-material gear that protects against toxic chemicals, according to research from Dartmouth College. The SOFT (Self-Organized Framework on Textiles) devices have...

The technology that makes textiles germ-free

A University of Georgia researcher has invented a new technology that can inexpensively render medical linens and clothing, face masks, paper towels - and yes, even diapers, intimate apparel and athletic wear, including smelly...
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Innovative Materials – Rigid-Inflatable Boats and Life Rafts

ContiTech Presents Innovative Materials ContiTech will present a new material for rigid-inflatable boats at Techtextil for the first time. "As a well-known supplier in the field of high-performance materials for recreational and working boats, we want...

New OLEDs thinner than a human hair

Professor Kyung Cheol Choi from the School of Electrical Engineering and his team succeeded in fabricating highly efficient Organic Light-Emitting Diodes (OLEDs) on an ultra-thin fiber. The team expects the technology, which produces high-efficiency, long-lasting...
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Bulletproof vest: polish specialty Are “fluid” bulletproof vests going to be produced in Poland?

The invention of bulletproof vests is related to a work of polish inventors in the late nineteenth century. Today Poles are working again on the improvement of this invention. The scientists from Technical University...
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