Science Daily |A wolverine-inspired material

Illustration showing self-healing via ion-dipole interaction. Credit: University of Colorado, Boulder Scientists, including several from the University of California, Riverside, have developed a transparent, self-healing, highly stretchable conductive material that can be electrically activated to power artificial muscles and could be used to improve batteries, electronic devices, and robots. The findings, which were published today…

Futurism |Bionic Humans: This Sleek Power Suit Helps Restore Mobility

In Brief Superflex is looking to bring power suits to market that can help the elderly and disabled complete everyday tasks. The company has to release an initial concept but plan for the suit to fit nicely under any clothing and be ready for purchase by 2018. “Intelligent Wearable Strength” Superflex, a California-based startup, is…