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Latest Military camouflage Stories

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2015-03-30 12:27:45

We're not squidding you! This squid-inspired camouflage is like an invisibility cloak for soldiers.

shape-shifting frog
2015-03-24 11:25:06

According to a study published this week in the Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, a frog living in Ecuador's western Andean cloud forest dubbed Pristimantis mutabilis can change the texture of its skin to conform to the texture it’s sitting on.

Draco cornutus
2014-12-25 12:13:16

One tiny tree-dwelling lizard in Boreno displays these colors year-round, not as a tribute to the Captain of Man's Salvation, but as a way of appearing like a falling leaf as it glides from branch to branch. The camouflage keeps it from being easily spotted by birds and other predators.

octopus camouflage
2014-08-19 06:56:35

Drawing inspiration from the color-changing capabilities of cephalopod skin, researchers have developed a new camouflage sheet capable of quickly reading its environment and adapting to mimic its surroundings.

2014-02-25 23:00:56

The Bodacious Cases team loves that their camouflage iPhone cases product line beacause they're not digital, they're not fake.

Cuttlefish Camouflage Nanoscale Photonic Device
2014-01-29 11:58:08

A new study has revealed a natural nanoscale photonic device that allows the mysterious cuttlefish to dynamically change its colors.

Researchers Use Squid Protein To Create High-Tech Camouflage
2013-09-11 11:35:27

In another instance of technology inspired by nature, researchers say they’ve created a camouflage coating modeled after the Pencil Squid that could one day be particularly useful to the US Military.

Effectiveness Of Camouflage Types
2013-09-11 11:08:04

A new study has found that some predators can learn to read certain types of camouflage more easily than other types.


Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.