Structures optimize material use: plants
Plants maximize strength while reducing materials by incorporating tetrahedral elements that can be stacked in hexagonal containers.
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Efficient packaging. Helmets or vehicles that provide crash protection with low weight.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Manufacturing, transportation