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The Biomimicry Manual: What Can the Pompeii Worm Teach Us About Heat and Chemical Resistance?

The Biomimicry Manual: What Can the Pompeii Worm Teach Us About Heat and Chemical Resistance?

This is the Pompeii worm ( Alvinella pompejana ), and it is a record-holding animal. Its record is not for the most unlikely animal (tho.

A beetle that collects water...  1 Oct 2009  biomimicry . hydrophilism . water    You find this beetle, called "Stenocara" in the desert of Namibia. It is able to survive by collecting water from morning fog using its bumpy shell. Scientists from the British Defense Ministery have developped a technology inspired by these insects : "Fog Harvesting". Thanks to these researches, tent fabrics as well as roof tile collecting drinkable water could be created. It would be ideal when used in dry…

A beetle that collects water... 1 Oct 2009 biomimicry . hydrophilism . water You find this beetle, called "Stenocara" in the desert of Namibia. It is able to survive by collecting water from morning fog using its bumpy shell. Scientists from the British Defense Ministery have developped a technology inspired by these insects : "Fog Harvesting". Thanks to these researches, tent fabrics as well as roof tile collecting drinkable water could be created. It would be ideal when used in dry…

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