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Researchers move one step closer to nature with the development of polymers and directional adhesion that follow the workings of a gecko's foot.
Usually when you give up something, thereâ€™s a price to pay. Not so in the case of the Australian Bynoeâ€™s gecko. This line of all-female geckos doesnâ€™t need sex or a male to reproduce and, contrary to expectations, these â€œWonder Womanâ€ geckos can run farther and faster than their sexually reproducing relatives.
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.