Snapology

In episode 46, Jordan and Charlie talk about a new type of foldable material that is versatile, tunable and self actuated. It's a 4x4x4 cube --inspired by an origami technique called snapology-- that could have a variety of uses, from surgical stents to pop-up domes for disaster relief.

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