Venus Flytrap

Venus flytrap’s leaf snapping mechanism could inspire better coatings and adhesives

In takes only a tenth of a second for the meat-eating Venus fly trap to hydrodynamically snaps its leaves and shut to trap an insect meal.

Nov 17, 2012, 15:13 PM IST

Venus Flytrap is not as merciless a killer as is believed

Venus Flytrap is not that merciless a killer as it is projected to be, found a new study.

Aug 04, 2010, 15:39 PM IST