Researchers Develop New Oil Spill Cleanup System Inspired by Cactus Needles

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A team of researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have looked to nature for inspiration in their new oil spill clean-up system. The new technique is inspired by prickly cacti and, if successful, it could provide an innovative way to remove oil from water during disasters. Read the rest of Researchers Develop New Oil Spill Cleanup System Inspired by Cactus Needles Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: cactus needles , cactus spikes , Chinese Academy of Sciences , oil absorption technqiue , oil particles , oil spill , oil spill clean up        

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Beautiful Ngunguru House is a Bush Camp Residence Overlooking Coastal New Zealand

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