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What Makes Soft Things Soft?

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Published on Jun 29, 2019

You're minding your own business, looking at blankets, when suddenly you feel something heavenly. Now you are petting an inanimate object and thinking about naming it and bringing it home. Why do some fabrics feel so soft?!

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