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New Nanotech Filaments Turn Your Clothing Into Solar Powered Batteries That Can Charge Your Gadgets On The Go
Associate Professor Jayan Thomas, a nanotechnology scientist at the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center, was inspired by Marty McFly’s self-lacing Nikes in the 1989 movie Back to the Future Part II to develop filaments that can be woven into textiles, and harvest and store the sun’s energy. The filaments can be used to …