Image of the Day: Hair Brush
Image of the Day: Hair Brush
Cats’ tongues are covered in tiny spines called papillae, which help wick moisture from the mouth and onto the fur.
Image of the Day: Hair Brush
Image of the Day: Hair Brush

Cats’ tongues are covered in tiny spines called papillae, which help wick moisture from the mouth and onto the fur.

Cats’ tongues are covered in tiny spines called papillae, which help wick moisture from the mouth and onto the fur.

bioinspiration
Reducing Repetition While Building Biopolymers
Reducing Repetition While Building Biopolymers
Kate Yandell | Jan 11, 2016
A free algorithm helps synthetic biologists decide which codons to use to encode repetitive proteins using the least-repetitive DNA sequence possible.
RoboSpleen
RoboSpleen
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2015
Witness a bioinspired device developed by researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute to treat sepsis.
Inspired by Nature
Inspired by Nature
Daniel Cossins | Aug 1, 2015
Researchers are borrowing designs from the natural world to advance biomedicine.