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Vladimir Ilyich Lenin. 1870 – 1924
Wednesday, 8 December 2021
Cat’s paw inspires impact-resistant composite
Inspired by a cat’s ability to land silently and safely on its paws from great heights, researchers from Zhejiang University in China and Bristol Composites Institute in the UK have designed a soft, flexible and energy-dissipating material.