Pseudomonas putida has been studied extensively by scientists for it's contribution to cleaning up pollutants.
Scientists hope someday to use organic synthesis, where the organic compounds can be synthesized, to hasten the process of ridding the world of certain pollutions.
Man is starting to take a closer look at the natural world when it comes to the world of science. There are many different things that happen in nature that man is trying to duplicate.
Bees have a way of maintaining an optimum temperature in their hive and recently some of these tactics have been attempted in actual human buildings. There are already dividends being realized in this attempt.
The way robots move now are crude and not very fluid. Recent research into spiders movement may create a whole new way of moving machines. Where a robot now uses a complex set of joints they may someday use a type of modified hydraulic system. The hydraulic system in a spider's leg has been thought of for a while as being a step down in evolution, but for a robot it could open new doors.