Kristi Kiick
Professor, Materials Science & Engineering and Biomedical Engineering
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware

Aug. 09, 2013

Flexible Insect Protein Inspires Super Rubber

Flexible insect protein surpasses the best synthetic rubbers.

Kristi Kiick, rubber, biomimic, biomimicry, Resilin

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\tIn 2011, comet Lovejoy traveled through the sun’s corona and lived to tell the tale. But its tail was the most telling. Reporting in the journal Science, Cooper Downs, an astrophysicist at Predictive Science Inc. in San Diego, Calif., says that the wiggly path of the comet’s tail helps explain the sun’s magnetic field. \t 

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