Secret to jellyfish propulsion could be applied to human tech

A jellyfish used in the propulsion experiments Until now, scientists weren’t entirely sure how marine life like jellyfish and eels are able to move so effortlessly from point A to point B, using less energy than it takes any other moving life form ever measured. But researchers at the University of South Florida (USF) believe they may have now found the answer. Rather than propel themselves forward by pushing against the water, jellyfish and eels actually suck the water toward them. .. Continue Reading Secret to jellyfish propulsion could be applied to human tech Section: Science Tags: Related Articles: