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Bio-inspired Photonics

 

Structural Colour in Nature

The vivid colours of the Pachyrhynchus sarcitis weevil - see Structural Colour in Animals

What gives this metallic blue fruit its colour?

Watch this University of Cambridge video to find out

 

Find out more about structural colour in bacteria, plants and animals by selecting the links below

 

Structural Colour in Bacteria

Structural Colouration in Plants

Structural Colour in Animals