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Nature’s blueprint

Based on the nanostructure of the sea urchin spines, the research team Physical Chemistry at the University of Konstanz develops cement that is significantly more fracture-resistant.

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Buntbarsch Perissodus microlepis, im afrikanischen Tanganjikasee beheimatet. Copyright: Heinz Büscher

“Left-handed” fish

Konstanz biologists discover relationship between “handedness”, brain structure and genes in extremely specialised cichlid fish

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