Programmable, 3D-printed wool that can "remember" its original shape and transform into new ones

Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2020/09/04/programmable-3d-printed-wool.html

I must be from the future; my clothes already change shape when they get wet.

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Video link for the BBS


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngmQwnR79Fs
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So all you need is Lucius Fox and Bruce Wayne.

A similar material is featured in the 2003 DC animated movie “Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman” that changes its shape when given an electric charge. So, Batman’s tech is a good 17 years ahead of us!

Can’t wait for them to come up with a program to transform wool from one Aran sweater pattern to another! :nerd_face: More than one takes too much space when packing a suitcase.

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i am reminded of this episode of one of my favorite webcomics–

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