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Climbing Ivy Reveals Secret 'Superglue', University of Tennessee Study


5/20/2008 8:44:48 AM

New Scientist -- Darwin once puzzled over how ivy sticks to walls so effortlessly. Now researchers have begun to unravel the mystery. A new study reveals that the plant's stem exudes nano-sized globules that let it cling tightly to sheer surfaces.

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