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Watery Gecko Grip Could Lead to Stickier Tape

Animals  (tags: geckos, science, research, discovery, adhesive tape )

- 966 days ago -
Scientists have long known that geckos can scurry up walls, Spider-Man style. But less well understood is how these reptiles cling to wet surfaces, which are common in their rainy tropical habitats.

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Joseph Miller (23)
Tuesday April 2, 2013, 2:14 am

Teresa W. (767)
Tuesday April 2, 2013, 4:05 am
thank you

desanka sandulovic (415)
Tuesday April 2, 2013, 4:39 am
Very interesting... geckos are unique among lizards.
Thank you Giana!

Danuta Watola (1257)
Tuesday April 2, 2013, 5:24 am

Nils Anders Lunde (614)
Thursday April 4, 2013, 12:34 am

Frans Badenhorst (573)
Thursday April 4, 2013, 1:27 am
saw it in Popular Mechanics...very interesting...thanks for posting my friend.....

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Thursday April 4, 2013, 2:36 am
noted thank you

Georgeta Trandafir (32)
Thursday April 4, 2013, 3:22 am

Past Member (0)
Thursday April 4, 2013, 11:16 pm
Noted , thanks.

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Sunday April 7, 2013, 8:54 pm
Thank you for the fascinating news. (N, P, T)
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