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Diabolical ironclad beetles
Scientists are fascinated by the formidable exoskeleton of the "uncrushable" Diabolical Ironclad Beetle, which may have industrial applications for making ...Continue reading on Nature World News
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Diabolical ironclad beetles can get squished under 39,000 times their weight and survive. Scientists figured out how. · This beetle can get run over by a Toyota ...Continue reading
Meet the beetle: It's diabolical, ironclad and uncrushable
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Meet the 'diabolical ironclad beetle,' the bug that can survive being ...
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Diabolical Ironclad Beetle Can Survive Car Running Over It
The diabolical ironclad beetle has a specialized exoskeleton that allows it to withstand pressures up to 39000 times its own body weight.Continue reading
This 'diabolical' beetle can survive being run over by a car
A new study in the journal Nature reports on the outsized durability of an insect dubbed the diabolical ironclad beetle.Continue reading
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The beetle known as the diabolical ironclad beetle is one of the toughest creatures. Equipped with very strong body armor, these insects can survive even if they ...Continue reading
What Are Diabolical Ironclad Beetles? Scientist Discover Secret ...
Although cockroaches are known for being able to survive just about anything, a new study found that the diabolical ironclad beetle is essentially ...Continue reading
Beetle can survive being run over by car, could inspire tough new materials
So how does the seemingly indestructible insect do it? The species — aptly named diabolical ironclad beetle — owes its might to an unusual armor that is layered and pieced together like a jigsaw, according to the study ...Continue reading
Scientists reveal how diabolical ironclad beetle can survive being ...
Unique jigsaw-puzzle-shaped joint in exoskeleton gives creature extraordinary level of toughness.Continue reading
Scientists find secret of 'uncrushable' beetle's strength
PARIS: Looking like it was forged in apocalyptic fires, the diabolical ironclad beetle has a formidable reputation for being able to withstand being stabbed or run ...Continue reading
This super-beetle can survive being run over by a car -- and help ...
Scientists developing new materials are studying an unlikely source of strength: The diabolical ironclad beetle, which can withstand being run over by a car.Continue reading
'Nearly indestructible' beetle can survive being run over by a car
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The diabolical ironclad beetle can survive getting run over by a car ...
The diabolical ironclad beetle, a desert bug native to California, can withstand nearly 40000 times its body weight. Researchers now know why.Continue reading
Meet the diabolical ironclad beetle, which can survive being run ...
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This Beetle Can Survive Being Run Over by a Car. Could It Lead to ...
The aptly named diabolical ironclad beetle (Phloeodes diabolicus) has an exoskeleton so strong, it can survive being pecked by birds and even run over by cars ...Continue reading