Text: “Tear-free hair brushing? All you need is math.” Science Daily. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2022/04/220413203128.htm

Extract: “In a new paper, published in the journal Soft Matter, Mahadevan and co-authors Thomas Plumb Reyes and Nicholas Charles, explore the mathematics of combing and explain why the brushing technique used by so many is the most effective method to detangle a bundle of fibers.”

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