Artificial muscles made using fishing line and sewing thread are 100 times stronger than ours

In comparison to natural muscles, which contract by about 20 percent, these new synthetic muscles can contract by about 50 percent of their length.

Artificial muscles made using fishing line and sewing thread are 100 times stronger than ours

Science Recorder | Jonathan Marker | Friday, February 21, 2014

A recent discovery by an international team of researchers led by the University of Texas at Dallas has resulted in the development of inexpensive, powerful synthetic muscles using fishing line and sewing thread... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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