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“biomimicry”

Mar 24, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Walt Bonner, FoxNews.com
Plane wings could de-ice themselves by secreting anti-freeze.
Mar 12, 2015 01:11 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
New nanoscale technology could have wide-ranging applications in multiple industries.
Feb 13, 2015 01:12 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
University lab is using biomimetics and 3-D printing to design the next generation of armor systems.
Dec 31, 2014 09:40 AM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
The robot can explore marine environments, moving easily through dense patches of seagrass.
Dec 30, 2014 01:52 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Seventy-two artificial leaves work as micro-turbines to generate 3.1 kWh.
Dec 17, 2014 02:51 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
GhostSwimmer unmanned underwater vehicle uses biomimetic design. Continue reading →
Oct 13, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
Robotic systems inspired by elephant trunks, octopus arms and other structures found in nature could have a variety of space applications.
Oct 7, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Researchers have figured out how to use artificial photonic materials to mimic the butterfly's attractive light show.
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