June 18, 2024



Natural beetle juice outperforms Teflon as a lubricant

New Atlas

By Michael Irving

July 7, 2021No matter how good a design humans have come up with, chances are nature has beaten us to it, and done a better job to boot. The latest innovation to join that list is lubricant, with researchers discovering that beetles naturally lubricate their knees with a strange substance that works better than Teflon.

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