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Biomimicry of butterfly wings applied to solar panels – In the news
The efficiency of solar panels soars on the wings of the common rose butterflyMore
Slug-inspired hydrogel adhesive – In the news
The sticky secretion of the Dusky Aerion slug captures the idea for a new surgical adhesiveMore
Biomimicry blog competition
Calling all budding science communicators! GTAC is running a competition for Years 10 – 12 students to submit a blog that discusses their favourite example of biomimicry.More