Plastics electrified by moisture

An illustration of the self-moving plastic. (Image: Ning Zhang)
An illustration of the self-moving plastic. (Image: Ning Zhang)

MNN published this article on Chemist Mingming Ma’s discovery that moisture powers plastic by holding this chemical polymer in his hand.

“I put it in my own hand and I found the polymer [material] curved and it’s, like, traveling in my hand,” Ma told TechNewsDaily.”

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