News tagged with adhesives

Remoras don't suck

How does the hitchhiking, flat-headed remora fish attach to surfaces so securely yet release so easily? Suction was thought to be the easy answer, but Brooke Flammang, a biologist at the New Jersey Institute ...

Feb 12, 2015
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Flexible nanosensors for wearable devices

A new method developed at the Institute of Optoelectronics Systems and Microtechnology (ISOM) from the Universidad Polit├ęcnica de Madrid (UPM) will enable the fabrication of optical nanosensors capable of sticking on uneven ...

Feb 25, 2015
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