Start A Petition

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 )

Lone
- 956 days ago - motorburn.com
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.



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

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.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 17, 2016, 2:11 am
THANKS
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)


Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Science & Tech





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.