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    Discussion in 'Mechanical Design news & events' started by Pete, Sep 7, 2010.

    1. Pete

      Pete Well-Known Member

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      BBC News website has run a story on Solar Cells which can repair them selves using a sort of biotechnology inspired by nature!

      5 September 2010

      I wonder if this same sort of "borrow from nature" approach can be used in other areas...
       
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    3. GarethW

      GarethW Chief Clicker Staff Member

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      Maybe an "engineering inspired by nature" thread is in order...
       
    4. mvalenti

      mvalenti Well-Known Member

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      OMG never mix engineering and nature.... the machines will take over, nature is waaaaay too chaotic! havnt any of you seen the terminator movies? I hope its not too late already! I'm going start to stockpile food and weapons... we are doomed!!!!!!!
       

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