Category Archives: Chemistry

Climb walls like a gecko?

For years, scientists have studied geckos climbing ability, with the hopes of creating technology that mimics the grip of their feet.  In 2014, DARPA demonstrated the possibility of climbing a glass wall with nothing more than gecko inspired paddles. Gecko’s … Continue reading

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Climate Change

There has been a significant media firestorm in the past few days about the science of climate change.  There are some basic facts that scientifically prove the Earth is changing.  Carbon dioxide absorbs heat.  More CO2, more heat gets trapped.  … Continue reading

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