An Octopus-Inspired Propulsion System Not Designed By Supervillains

18sq7914ice5hjpgInspired by the brilliant getaway mechanism of octopi and squids who use a blast of water to propel themselves away from danger, researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering in Germany have developed a similarly stealthy propulsion system for boats and submarines. And it can be created with a single run on a 3D […]

from Gizmodo UK http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2013/07/an-octopus-inspired-propulsion-system-not-designed-by-supervillains/

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