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How Do Geckos Stick To Walls?

Duration: 03:49

Material scientist Dr Mark Miodownik shows us what's so special about a gecko's paw, allowing them to stick to walls and walk on the ceiling

Available since: Thu 23 Dec 2010

Credits

Series Producer
David Kendall
Presenter
Mark Miodownik
Executive Producer
David Dugan

This clip is from

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures 2010, Why Elephants Can't Dance

1/3 Material scientist Dr Mark Miodownik investigates why size matters in animal behaviour.

First broadcast: 28 Dec 2010

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