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Science Daily
Cling-on warriors: Sandcastle worms serve as inspiration for a new type of underwater adhesiveKnown for constructing hive-like shelters in colonies out of grains of sand glu
Cling-on warriors: Sandcastle worms serve as inspiration for a new type of underwater adhesive
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
Known for constructing hive-like shelters in colonies out of grains of sand glued together by a protein adhesive, sandcastle worms, along with mussels and other glue-secreting inhabitants of the intertidal zone, have served as inspiration for... Read more
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PhysOrg
Sandcastle worms serve as inspiration for a new type of underwater adhesive being developedSandcastle worm (Phragmatopoma californica) Credit: Fred Hayes An interdiscipli
Sandcastle worms serve as inspiration for a new type of underwater adhesive being developed
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
Sandcastle worm (Phragmatopoma californica) Credit: Fred Hayes An interdisciplinary group of researchers at UC Santa Barbara has taken strides in the development of an underwater adhesive that has the potential for a variety of biomedical and... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
YWCA names Y Women In Career award winnersFor 70 years, the YWCA has worked toward improving the lives of women and minor
YWCA names Y Women In Career award winners
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 16 days ago
For 70 years, the YWCA has worked toward improving the lives of women and minority groups. On Thursday, the organization celebrated the milestone by honoring seven women with the Y Women in Careers Awards. Among the women honored were Sharon Trott,... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Grant provides for dune trails and sea-rise insightThe Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve has received $75,000 fo
Grant provides for dune trails and sea-rise insight
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 28 days ago
The Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve has received $75,000 for a pair of projects, one for the public to enjoy and one to better understand the effects of rising seas. Both are funded by a grant from the Coastal Bend Bays &... Read more

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