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The Secrets of the Diabolical Ironclad Beetle's Almost Unsquishable ...

1 month ago by Smithsonian

Researchers hopped in a Toyota Camry and drove over the beetle twice... for science—and it survived.

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Why diabolical ironclad beetle exoskeletons are nearly ...

1 month ago by Business Insider

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 ...

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Meet the beetle: It's diabolical, ironclad and uncrushable

1 month ago by KIRO Seattle

This beetle has a thick skin.

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Meet the 'diabolical ironclad beetle,' the bug that can survive being ...

1 month ago by Study Finds

Researchers say this beetle is so tough its shell is now giving engineers inspiration on how to make stronger materials to build machinery with.

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Diabolical Ironclad Beetle Can Survive Car Running Over It

1 month ago by Nerdist

The diabolical ironclad beetle has a specialized exoskeleton that allows it to withstand pressures up to 39000 times its own body weight.

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This 'diabolical' beetle can survive being run over by a car

1 month ago by New York Post

A new study in the journal Nature reports on the outsized durability of an insect dubbed the diabolical ironclad beetle.

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Meet the Diabolical Ironclad Beetle, Unbreakable - Somag News

1 month ago by Somag News

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 ...

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What Are Diabolical Ironclad Beetles? Scientist Discover Secret ...

1 month ago by International Business Times

Although cockroaches are known for being able to survive just about anything, a new study found that the diabolical ironclad beetle is essentially ...

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Beetle can survive being run over by car, could inspire tough new materials

1 month ago by Waco Tribune-Herald

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 ...

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Scientists reveal how diabolical ironclad beetle can survive being ...

1 month ago by The Independent

Unique jigsaw-puzzle-shaped joint in exoskeleton gives creature extraordinary level of toughness.

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Scientists find secret of 'uncrushable' beetle's strength

1 month ago by Bangkok Post

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 ...

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This super-beetle can survive being run over by a car -- and help ...

1 month ago by KDRV

Scientists developing new materials are studying an unlikely source of strength: The diabolical ironclad beetle, which can withstand being run over by a car.

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'Nearly indestructible' beetle can survive being run over by a car

1 month ago by Metro

Insights into what makes the diabolical ironclad beetle so strong could lead to the development of new materials with the same toughness, a new study has ...

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The diabolical ironclad beetle can survive getting run over by a car ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

The diabolical ironclad beetle, a desert bug native to California, can withstand nearly 40000 times its body weight. Researchers now know why.

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Meet the diabolical ironclad beetle, which can survive being run ...

1 month ago by CBS News

The beetle can withstand a force of about 39000 times its body weight — the equivalent of a 200-pound man enduring the weight of 7.8 million pounds.

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This Beetle Can Survive Being Run Over by a Car. Could It Lead to ...

1 month ago by EcoWatch

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 ...

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