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WHAT WOULD NATURE DO ?

BURRS AND VELCRO

There is probably some Velcro in your house right now: on your shoes maybe, or your bag or coat. You’ve got Swiss engineer George de Mestral (and his dog) to thank for this handy invention.

In 1941 George returned from a mountain trip to find seed pods stuck to his clothes and his dog’s fur. He was an inquisitive sort

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