Your guide to the practical uses of hagfish slime, glowworm glue, and other animal goo


The surprising benefits of animal-inspired gunk Dean Palmer / University of Guelph Hagfish have one of the animal kingdom’s gooiest secret weapons: they shoot gill-clogging slime at their enemies. The waters around New York City used to be filled with hundreds of thousands of acres of oyster beds. Before humans gobbled them up and polluted their…


Your guide to the practical uses of hagfish slime, glowworm glue, and other animal goo
Your guide to the practical uses of hagfish slime, glowworm glue, and other animal goo

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