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Ford Looks to the Gecko for Inspiration in Its Cars

Science & Tech  (tags: ford, gecko toepads, cars, Proctor & Gamble, biomimicry technology, animals, design, humans, interesting, research, science, technology )

- 956 days ago -
This is pretty cool. US auto giant Ford has teamed up with Proctor&Gamble to explore potential applications of biomimicry technology. The two companies are particularly interested in ways to copy the mechanics of gecko toe pads.

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Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 11, 2015, 9:50 am
Despise P+G--are they gonna torture animals 4 cars now too. thx Lone

Animae C (514)
Wednesday November 11, 2015, 1:40 pm
Agree with Natasha.
i boycotted P&G years ago.

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 12, 2015, 5:13 am
Another reason to respect animals

Bob P (394)
Thursday November 12, 2015, 6:06 am
Thank you Lone

Miriam AWAY Site issues (61)
Tuesday December 15, 2015, 6:02 am
Thanks for posting Lone! Yes, I too agree with Natasha! Noted.

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Sunday January 17, 2016, 2:11 am
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