gecko lizards

New gecko glue thats 10 times stickier than Spider-Mans suit


October 15th, 2008 - 11:14 am ICT by ANI
London, October 15 (ANI): An American research team has developed a new gecko glue that is about 10 times stickier than Spider-Mans suit. Liming Dai of University of Dayton, Ohio, and ... Read more...

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Spider-Mans sticky suit comes closer to reality


October 10th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 10 (ANI): If Spider-Man were for real, he might have found a novel material created by U.S. chemists appropriate for his webs. Liming Dai of University of Dayton, Ohio and ... Read more...

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Temperature and humidity affects a geckos grip


May 14th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Researchers from University of Akron have revealed that temperature and humidity have a major impact on gecko lizards clinging ability.The new study revealed the role of temperature ... Read more...

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MIT researchers create gecko inspired waterproof bandage


February 19th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Researchers in the US have created a waterproof adhesive bandage inspired by the sticky surface of a gecko lizards paws.MIT researchers and colleagues say that the bandage could ... Read more...

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Soon, gecko lizards inspired Spiderman gloves


January 23rd, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Your dreams of scaling walls like Spider-man may soon be a reality, for researchers at the University of California, Berkeley are developing gecko-gloves for the comic hero type ... Read more...

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