The far reaching capabilities of nature‘s creatures has always influenced
mankinds fantasy. Abilities such as flying or diving have always seemed
to be unobtainable.

With the aid of technology, a few of these dreams have been fullfilled.
However innumerable secrets of the plant and animal world are still
waiting to be discovered.

The Gecko is a lizard (fan-foot lizard), which lives predominantly in sub-
tropical regions. Through use of its specially designed feet, it can move
about on rough along as on smooth surfaces; be it horizontal or over-
hanging. By trying to mimic his abilities, he has become the biological
role model for the "gekkomat".