Learning From Nature

There are about 450,000 different species of land plants on the earth and the most complex land plants emerged 500 million years ago in the Ordovician or Silurian period. If we include grasses such plants cover at least 50% of the worlds land surface. The vast majority of land plant…

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Industrial Applications Of Biomimetic Surfaces

Human beings have evolved into an extraordinary species with great command of science, engineering and medicine capable of outstanding feats of engineering and even landing human beings on the moon. However, there are countless plants, insects, reptiles and even single cell organisms which have existed for billions of years that…

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