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It’s Alive! The material that fixes itself – Video

Just like in those sci-fi movies … I’m sure we could think of a million and one uses for some of that stuff! More incredible videos like this one at the Case Western Reserve University website.

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University say fixing scratches on cars and furniture may be cheap and easy to do yourself in the not-too-distant future. Together with partners in the USA and Switzerland, they have developed a polymer-based material that can heal itself when placed under ultraviolet light for less than a minute.

Strange Random Science Quote:

If it’s green or wriggles, it’s biology.

If it stinks, it’s chemistry.

If it doesn’t work, it’s physics.

Handy Guide to Science

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