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Bioinspired Structural Materials

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Science  22 Feb 2008:
Vol. 319, Issue 5866, pp. 1053-1054
DOI: 10.1126/science.1154295

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Materials scientists are seeking to create synthetic materials based on the mechanical design principles found in biological materials such as seashell nacre.