Clothing could soon be extra muscles

weafing textila muskler armIn future, "textile muscles" technology, which originated in Sweden at Linköping University and the University of Borås, could be built into clothing that could give a boost during heavy lifting, give hugs at a distance and help the visually impaired navigate the urban environment.

For the full story, see the July 2024 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


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