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Nanostructure similar to moth eyes could help cut reflections on smartphone screens.
Study shows how collective cooperation can develop in systems even when benefits are not obvious to individuals.
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Learning how biological materials fail can assist engineers.
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Mechanical engineers study the planet's prettiest bugs for flight insights.
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