A Fish That Sucks

a fish that sucks

Literally.

The unique remora fish, appropriately also known as the suckerfish or sharksucker, has such a powerful suction disc on its head that it can stay attached to fast-moving sharks and leaping dolphins.

Chinese scientists have now discovered how it works and, with colleagues in the US, have started adapting the same approach for use in robots.

LINK (via: Cosmos)

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