This new plastic fabric could make clothes that keep you cool

September 1, 2016 6:05 PM

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A material inspired by plastic wrap could keep you cooler than anything you've ever worn before – perhaps even cool enough to help kill your dependence on air conditioning. Given this weather, I think the heat-wicking duds are coming just in the nick of time.

This summer has been a real scorcher for those of us on the East Coast, and it's made wearing clothes seem like a real chore. A few weeks ago, I made the mistake of taking the subway while wearing a polyester party dress. The synthetic fabric may have looked great, but its water-repellent nature mea...

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