Silk organza fabrics: a new generation of fabric that can stretch and tear

Polyester silk is the most widely used fabric in the world.It is used in everything from clothes to shoes to furniture and, of course, in the manufacture of the iconic woven polyester canvas used in the films Star Wars, Terminator and Terminator 2: Judgment Day.But it is not the only fabric that has a high potential for stretching and tearing.Researchers at the University of Southern California ha...