Did you know that sharks inspired NASA boats and that butterflies inspired e-readers? If the answer is no, then check out this well-informed and educational infographic that can tell you everything you need to know, created by European Springs & Pressings LTD. The infographic that looks at some of the best examples of nature inspired biomimicry and provides lots of fun facts, such as how Velcro was designed after dogs fur and spy planes were modeled after bat wings.
Mercedez- Benz engineers mimic the design of the boxfish when remolding a new car. The characteristic of rigidness yet lightweight were applied to the vehicle. Vehicle proved to reduce drag and was more fuel efficient.