Energized Fabrics Could Keep Soldiers Warm and Battle-Ready in Frigid Climates (image) American Chemical Society Share Print E-Mail Caption High-tech fabric intended for gloves and other military clothing contains silver mesh (silver nanowires or 'AgNW') that could be heated to keep soldiers warm, while a hydrogel layer would absorb sweat. Credit US Army Natick Soldier Research Development and Engineering Center Usage Restrictions Please include proper credit information when using this image. 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.