Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Nature finds a way/rev XX

Nature's approach to ingenuity and design never ceases to amaze as seen by the Venus Flower Basket, a seemingly delicate deep water sponge whose skeleton is made of glass.

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Closeup of the basket.

 The design still mystifies researchers. :)

Read the entire Quanta piece to see why nature finds a way ... always. :)

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