Flexible, Nanoscale (image) North Carolina State University Caption This image shows carbon nanofiber "needles" embedded in an elastic silicone membrane. Credit Anatoli Melechko, North Carolina State University Usage Restrictions Image credit must be given. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.