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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Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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