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“biomimicry”

Apr 9, 2015 04:04 PM ET // Renee Morad
Following the commands of a Curie-powered bracelet, spiderbots can change colors, pump fists and fall asleep.
Apr 3, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Renee Morad
Animals fly better than humans, swim better, run faster, and hop higher.
Apr 1, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Device reduces metabolic cost of movement with no energy source of its own. Continue reading →
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.
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