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The Mantis Shrimp Inspires a New Material—Made by Bacteria



February 22, 2021 - By Matt Simon

Original URL: https://www.wired.com/story/the-mantis-shrimp-inspires-a-new-material-made-by-bacteria

By 3D-printing scaffolds and dipping them in microbe juice, scientists make robust structures that could one day lead to self-growing roads.