Cod and antifreeze

30 Animals That Made Us Smarter

By BBC World Service

Cod and antifreeze

Fish living in sub-zero waters are inspiring ways to de-ice planes and store ice cream. Arctic and Atlantic cod and also snow fleas are able to live at temperatures which would normally freeze human blood. We are learning from them - new methods are now being developed that could even prolong the viability of human organs which have to be transported over vast distances. With Patrick Aryee.
Cod and antifreeze
Cod and antifreeze
30 Animals That Made Us Smarter