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Can the wing of a wounded butterfly be repaired?


It may seem incredible but with extreme delicacy and dexterity, it is possible to repair the broken wing of a butterfly. This is the case of Romy McCloskey, a young Texas designer who got a monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) to fly for the first time after reconstructing its broken wing. …

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The spray that makes objects indestructible


A spray that can make any object practically indestructible: this is the most synthetic definition of Line-X. By covering a watermelon with the spray, it is possible to prevent it from breaking even after a throw from over 50 meters high. Line-X coatings have been in existence for some years …

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