Synthetic camouflage “skin” was created in laboratory at Cornell University

A synthetic 'camouflaging skin' inspired by studying and modeling the real thing in octopus and cuttlefis was invented. These animals can also swiftly and reversibly morph their skin into a textured, 3D surface, giving the animal a ragged outline that mimics seaweed, coral, or other objects it detects and uses for camouflage.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Innovation

The British inventor Sir James Dyson is preparing an electric car

Could be an electric car “radically different “? British inventor Sir James Dyson, actually billionaire, says “yes.” He announced plans to build an electric car to go on sale in 2020 which would be an expensive vehicle to purchase, with a design to be “all about the technology.”

  • Written by James Prewitt
  • Category: Innovation