Cactus


Cactus Inspired Skin Improves Fuel Cells

Cactus Inspired Skin Improves Fuel Cells

A new type of nature-inspired membrane can significantly boost the performance of fuel cells and transform the electric vehicle...

May 1 2016, 7:17am CDT

Desert beetle, cactus, and pitcher plant

Desert Beetle, Cactus, and Pitcher Plant Inspire Scientists to Extract Water from Thin Air

Scientists have for long wondered how the desert beetle, cactus plant, and pitcher plants survive in hot deserts with no ready...

Feb 25 2016, 5:17am CST

Desert Beetle and Cactus Inspired Material Can Pull Water from Thin Air

Desert Beetle and Cactus Inspired Material Can Pull Water from Thin Air

New bioinspired material is a more effect way to collect and transport water droplets....

Feb 25 2016, 2:58am CST

Cactus Species Is More Threatened than Mammals and Birds, New Study

Cactus Species Facing Extinction Due to Illegal Trade

Almost 31% of cacti species are experiencing a high risk of extinction....

Oct 6 2015, 9:18pm CDT