Caption: Coloured scanning electron microscopy (SEM) of a hook and loop fastener. This type of fastener uses an array of tiny hooks (purple) that are pressed into a dense array of smaller, finer loops. The idea for the product came from an observation of plant burrs on the hair of a dog.

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Keywords: biomimesis, biomimickry, close up, connections, electron microscopy, fastener, hook, less than 10 seconds, microscopic, nobody, real time, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscopy, science, sem, technology

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Hook and loop fastener, SEM

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