June 19, 2013 AT 2:00 am

Color Changing Stretch Fabric #WearableWednesday

Syuzi @ Fashioning Technology writes:

A synthetic material which mimics the brightest and most vivid colours in nature, and changes colour when twisted or stretched, has been developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge, and could have important applications in the security, textile and sensing industries. The Polymer Opal films change to green and blue when stretched, and to red when compressed.


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