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Jellyfish Locomotion: Can It Lead to Energy-Efficient Vehicles?

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, jellyfish, energy )

- 1823 days ago -
The secret to jellyfish locomotion, according to a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, isn't about how hard the jellyfish works. It's about how it relaxes.


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Constance F (418)
Saturday October 19, 2013, 7:22 am
I remember reading about one species of jelly fish that served 4 ecological roles, including being a transport system in the ocean for other marine life. I figure everything we want to know about anything is contained in observing nature.

Jonathan Smithsonian (3)
Saturday October 19, 2013, 7:25 am

Kit B (276)
Saturday October 19, 2013, 7:28 am

Interesting proposition though I wonder if we have the technology, yet.

kate K (481)
Saturday October 19, 2013, 9:46 am
Very interesting article

Birgit W (160)
Saturday October 19, 2013, 3:21 pm
Interesting article. Thank you.

Kerrie G (116)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 5:19 am
Noted, thanks.

Ruth C (87)
Sunday October 20, 2013, 2:10 pm
I hope they don't start abusing these animals!

Dmitry Nikiforov (222)
Tuesday October 22, 2013, 3:48 am

Barbara F (47)
Friday October 25, 2013, 9:41 pm
Noted, Thanks Debbie/Cher
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