Thursday, March 7, 2019

For elephants, cracked skin is cool

In this short National Geographic video, you’ll learn how craggy elephant skin helps them to stay cool. The cracks allow them to store 10 times more water in their skin than if it were smooth. They’re like walking swamp coolers. Nature is so amazing. Imagine the biomimicry applications of this.

https://apple.news/AV2ZsAwMVQ-SCvTpewDezRA

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