University of Guelph
ScienceLike many lizards, geckos can detach their tail in order to evade a predator, then regrow it complete with the spinal cord. Now, a scientist has discovered how they go about doing it. His findings could lead to improved treatment of spinal cord injuries in humans.
Scientists have created a synthetic version of human feces, for use in treating gastrointestinal infections.
ScienceThe slime from the eel-like hagfish has inspired what could be a greener, less expensive alternative to current petroleum-based synthetic fabrics.