Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Little Trees? A Soft Carpet? No, It's a Gecko Foot!
You only have to look outside to be struck by the beautiful things God made.You only have to look outside to be struck by the beautiful things God made. But that beauty doesn’t stop with what your peepers can see. Zooming in with a microscope shows a whole new world of awesome (don’t be surprised if your jaw drops a time or two).
Gecko FootHairy feet may not seem like such a great thing to us. But gecko toes have millions of tiny hairs that split at the ends into even tinier strands. The molecules on the strands latch onto pretty much any surface and help these lizards walk upside down. (click on the above link to read entire article.)
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