flies actually have claws on their legs. these claws have pads on them that give off a sticky substance, which allows them to climb walls and ceilings without falling off. :D hope this helps!
Asked in Physics, Scientific Method
Do suction cups stick equally well to different surfaces?
No. How well a suction cup sticks to a surface has to do with how will a seal can be formed on the surface. Rough surfaces will not form good seals compared to smooth surfaces which means that suction cups will not stick as well to rough surfaces as they do to smooth surfaces. ...
Asked in Biology, Microbiology, Genetic Engineering
What are the filaments called that help some bacteria stick to surfaces anWhat are the filaments called that help some bacteria stick to surfaces and exchange pd exchange plasmids through conjugation?
Pili are filaments that help bacteria stick to the surface and exchange plasmid through conjugation. ...
Asked in Chemistry
Tendency of water to cling to other polar surfaces?
The tendency of water to cling to other polar surfaces is known as polarity. However, its tendency to stick on substances is known as adhesion. ...