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Highly durable superhydrophobic material inspired by porcupine fish scale [Registered]

Nature has evolved a dazzling array of materials that help organisms thrive in diverse habitats. Sometimes, scientists can exploit these designs to develop useful materials with similar or completely new functions. Now, researchers at Japan’s National Institute of Material Science have made a durable and flexible super-water-repelling material inspired by spiky porcupinefish skin.…

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