Nature, the master of nanotechnology, has created nanostructures that can repel water. Scientists can use this knowledge to understand how water interacts with nanometer sized objects. This knowledge can and has sparked new innovations in technology and material science.
As a result of viewing this video, viewers will appreciate that nanotechnology can be found in living things like the Lotus Leaf.
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