Biolytix water filterBiolytix Water Australia Pty Ltd
Water filtering system cleans without chemicals
Surface allows self-cleaningsacred lotus
Leaves of the sacred lotus are self-cleaning thanks to hydrophobic microscale bumps.
Independent segments enable burrowing through narrow spacesearthworm
Independent segments in the earthworm enable it to burrow flexibly through soil because they are hydrostatic structures.
Photovoltaic pigments harvest solar energyOriental hornet
Pigments in the oriental hornet’s cuticle absorb solar energy that is turned into electrical energy.
Magnetosomes help navigationmagnetic bacteria
Magnetosomes of magnetic bacteria help it navigate due to response to Earth's magnetic field.
Leaves communicate pest damageplants
The leaves of some plants protect from pests because as they are chewed, they release a chemical combination of acids and alcohols that attract pest-eating insects.
Plant species diversity creates long-term stabilityprairie grasslands
Diverse plant species in prairie grasslands support a long-term, stable ecosystem because they exhibit complementary functionality.