Muscle Made From Fishing Wire Is 100x Stronger Than Yours

Synthetic muscles are generally expensive, weak, and not very durable—not exactly a welcome replacement for natural muscle. Thankfully, a research team led by University of Texas at Dallas Professor Ray Baughman just turned all of that around, making wickedly strong artificial muscle fibers from nothing more than… » 2/20/14 8:00pm 2/20/14 8:00pm