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Synthetic animal with super skin: Looking for Biotic material that's Elastic, hard to cut and puncture with force

Honey Badger Skin Honey badgers are notoriously hard to kill, and one reason is their skin. It's thick and tough as anything, but also it's sort of folded or furrowed and only loosely attached to the ...
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Synthetic animal with super skin: Looking for Biotic material that's Elastic, hard to cut and puncture with force

Spider Silk When it comes to resisting tearing, you can't do much better than spider silk. Stronger than steel, more resilient than Kevlar, and able to stretch up to 10 times its original size and ...
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Manipulation limbs that aren’t arms

Have you thought of a group tentacles / trunks in place of what would be a lions main? they could fold and weave around it's neck for protection. Perhaps even adding osteoderms to the outside of the ...
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Manipulation limbs that aren’t arms

Your aliens don't have arms, but they could have hydraulically controlled protuberances similar to a chameleon's tongue that eject out when needed and stay out for as long as they are needed. Such ...
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