Ships Easy to Clean from Barnacles and Muscles (image) Kiel University Share Print E-Mail Caption Less barnacles and muscles stuck to the ship's hull and they can be brushed off easily from the new coating. The paintwork is not damaged. Credit Photo/credit: Dr Martina Baum Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.