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Tiny Fly Beats Robots

Fruit flies dart, circle, zig and zag rapidly. Researchers gain some insight into how they do it so efficiently.

Has COVID-19 Been Handcuffed?

A grad student and a large American team finds a molecule that puts SARS-CoV-2 into a straitjacket.

Small Animals Strut Their Stuff

Bioengineers struggle to keep up with the designs in nature. For Pi Day, here are some amazing designs in small animals.

Smart Devices

Nature had smart devices long before humans thought of making them. Here are a few that engineers envy.

Footnote: Evolution Adds Nothing

A new study of foot stiffness helps explain human walking and running, and might inspire robots. Evolution adds nothing.

Solutions Come from Freedom and Ingenuity, Not Government

Look at these fantastic examples of potential solutions to world problems coming from motivated scientists.

Bumblebees Are Misnamed

They don't bumble. They use efficient techniques to get the most bang of weightlifting for the buck of wing flaps.

Good Science Bears Good Fruit

Science may not understand reality, but individual scientists know what can benefit other people.

Design Language Works in Biology

There are many ways to explain design in nature without having to get religious about it.

Human Body Capabilities Uncovered

More surprises about the body come to light, including the ability to regrow cartilage.

Nature Inspires Intelligent Design

Scientists are inspired by nature's designs, why? Maybe it's because they are designed.

Mammals With Super Senses

These mammals are very different from each other except in how they put human technology to shame.

Bible Was Right #529: Springs of the Sea

Long before scientists discovered the springs of the sea, God told Job about them.

The Best Science Imitates Nature

Biomimetics has everything science desires: inspiration, motivation, understanding, and application.

Hagfish Haunts Darwin

A zombie hagfish rises from the dead, and scares Darwin from two directions.
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