Specialized seeds can really float your boat


Related images(click to enlarge) A new artificial surface inspired by floating seeds, which could provide an alternative to the toxic paints currently used to prevent fouling on ship hulls, has been developed by German scientists….

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Flapping micro air vehicles inspired by swifts


Related images(click to enlarge) Scientists have designed a micro aircraft that will be able to flap, glide and hover like a bird. Researchers from the Biomimetics-Innovation-Centre in Germany have been inspired by birds to produce…

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