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Colour-changing threads for smart clothes can detect gases: Study

According to researchers from Tufts University, textile detectors could be used in public health, workplace safety, military and rescue applications.

Silk Root: Assam's muga waste finds a new thread of life

95% of total muga silk production in the country comes from Assam. But within that, yarn which runs into thousands of kilograms, goes to waste. What happens to it?


One Thread at a Time

The brilliant part of the exhibition is the way it shows a complete loop of activity, from the yarn that’s woven on the charkha to the final yardage. It’s a hint at the ecologically efficient rhythm of working on the primal thread that holds human history.

Google acquires Twitter's mobile app developers platform

Fabric will join Google's Developer Product Group working with Firebase team.