No More Flat Tires? Scientists Make Rubber that Can Heal Itself (Video) (image) American Chemical Society Share Print E-Mail Caption Few things will ruin a day faster than a flat tire. But what if you never had to break out that spare again? Scientists have developed a new type of rubber that can heal itself after a tear or break. Amit Das and his colleagues at the Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research in Dresden, Germany, published their research in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. See more in the latest episode of ACS Headline Science here: https://youtu.be/q6oBbLaRxB4. Credit The American Chemical Society Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail 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.