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Biomaterials – from animal blood to plastic

Peter Griffin posted in on September 26th, 2008.

Living in a world where commercial products are continuously getting smarter and smaller, it’s no surprise that scientific research is moving towards the development of new materials on the nano-scale. Nature already accomplishes this extremely effectively. For example, Geckos have complex nano-patterns imprinted on their feet, which allows them to stick to ceilings, and even […]

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