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UNH researchers find seed coats could lead to strong, tough, yet flexible materials


August 8, 2018

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Inspired by elements found in nature, researchers at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) say the puzzle-like wavy structure of the delicate seed coat, found in plants like succulents and some grasses, could hold the secret to creating new smart materials strong enough to be used in items like body armor, screens and airplane panels. Full Story

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