Engineers are picking up secrets for efficient long-distance flight from the albatross! Check it out here!
This week’s article discusses Biomimicry vs. Biophilia, what’s the difference and how both principles are used in the field of sustainability.
Check out this announcement about self-replenishing surfaces and materials!
Engineers at Cal Tech have analyzed the nano-structure of butterfly wings and have found a method of improving light absorption in solar cells! Check it out here!
Researchers at Cornell University have learned how to turn flat surfaces into 3D shapes on demand after being inspired by cephalopods! Check it out here!
The 2017 Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine has gone to three researchers from Rockefeller University for their work studying circadian rhythms in fruit flies. The work has revealed new information regarding sleep cycles and how time-regulated body functions are tied to genetics. Check it out here!