Nanotechnology unlocks squid skin secrets
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Last updated 7/18/2023 at 2:23pm
Taking inspiration from one of nature's most adaptive creatures, researchers from ACS Nano have explored the transformative qualities of squid skin to create a soft film that can regulate its transparency across a large range of wavelengths – visible, infrared, and microwave – all at the same time.
The skin of squid and other cephalopods have unique cells that can reversibly change their sh...