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Research Article

Micromechanics of Sea Urchin Spines

  • Naomi Tsafnat mail,

    n.tsafnat@unsw.edu.au

    Affiliation: School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • John D. Fitz Gerald,

    Affiliation: Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Hai N. Le,

    Affiliation: Research School of Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Zbigniew H. Stachurski

    Affiliation: Research School of Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Published: September 11, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044140

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 05 Oct 2012 at 19:56 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: e! Science News
Title: “Sea urchin's spiny strength revealed | e! Science News”
http://esciencenews.com/a...

Publication: Red Orbit
Title: “Sea Urchin Spine Structure Makes It Strong And Fragile - Science News - redOrbit”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

NaomiTsafnat replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 10 Oct 2012 at 02:06 GMT

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