Vibration creates heat: honeybee
Honeybees create heat in hives via thoracic vibrations.
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Apis mellifera Linnaeus
IUCN Red List Status: Unknown
Some organism data provided by: ITIS: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System
Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Creating heat by vibrations, perhaps combined with some other form of biomimicry in which we mimic organisms that move through natural forces such as aspen leaves in the wind. Dispersing heat by location as bees do, by radiating out from central location.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Construction