Creature inspires materials that can handle their own impact -- COMPAMED Trade Fair

Creature inspires materials that can handle their own impact

13/06/2019

Image: two mantis shrimps fighting; Copyright: University of California, Berkeley image/Roy Caldwell

The mantis shrimp can fight itself without getting injured. Researchers are mimicking the tail segment structures that make this possible.

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Image: plastic tubes; Copyright: panthermedia.net/scanrail