Entrant Profile

Mohamed Alkalla

Location: Mansoura, ad-Daqahliyah Egypt

Company: Engineering Fac. Mansoura Univ

Profession: Scientist

Number of times previously entering contest: 1

Inspired by: The magnificent capabilities of the creatures around us provide very efficient solutions for space exploration where the restricted limits of power, weight, and size are imposed.
The wood-wasp is drilling efficiently into the trees to provide a secured shelter for the egg/larva.
Similarly, the undulatory motion of the sandfish lizard is an inspiring solution for penetrating the sand to bury itself from any potential predators.