Fig.1 (IMAGE) Osaka University Caption <b>Schematic of internal structures of the materials and their functions. </b>Generally, entanglements of polymer chains retard effective molecular recognition. Planetary mixing detangles the chain entanglements to allow effective molecular recognition. The materials then exhibit extremely rapid self-healing and recyclable properties. Credit Osaka University Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content 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.