Monday, December 1, 2014 - 3:00am

The animal kingdom is a frequent inspiration for engineers. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst's Alfred Crosby discusses how he has created a super-sticky adhesive modeled after the feet of a gecko. Crosby is a professor of polymer science at UMass. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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