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Mantis Shrimp Inspires Next Generation of Composites

New findings from researchers at Purdue University and the University of California Riverside, revealing the structure of a mantis shrimp’s impact-resistant claw, also known as a "dactyl club," are inspiring...
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MIT Students Create 3D Printed Carbon Fiber Drones

Students at MIT have created tiny drones, known as Perdix, that are 3D-printed using Kevlar and carbon fiber. Each drone comes with spring-loaded carbon fiber wings, a low-drag fiberglass fuselage, a custom...