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biomimicry

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Biomimicry - examination of nature, its models, systems, processes, and elements to emulate or take inspiration from in order to solve human problems.

Recommended Listening

http://earthsky.org/human-world/earthsky-22-when-nature-inspires-design

Biomimicry - Jay Harman describes designs in nature being copied in the human world.

Elsewhere on the Web

Janine Benyus: Biomimicry is innovation inspired by nature - Earthsky
http://www.ted.com/talks/janine_benyus_shares_nature_s_designs.html
http://www.biomimicryinstitute.org
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Biomimicry-South-Africa/136214553076880
Biomimicry: looking to the natural world for answers
Biomimicry Guild
Biomimicry Institute

Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biomimicry