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Guide To Green Building Materials (although my LEED teacher has cautioned there are not many "true" "green" materials).


bullet train and kingfisher biomimicry photo

Biomimicry bone inspired chair

The Chinese National Aquatic Center, better known as the Watercube, recently won the most prestigious #architecture award from the Australian Institute of Architecture! Read more: The Watercube Wins Australia’s Highest Architecture Award | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

Inspired by Zimbabwean masonry and the self-cooling mounds of African termites, the Eastgate Centre in Harare, Zimbabwe, combines the best of green architecture and ecologically sensitive adaptation. Using biomimicry principles, the mid-rise building was designed by architect Mick Pearce in conjunction with engineers at Arup Associates. It has no conventional air-conditioning or heating, yet stays regulated year round with dramatically less energy consumption.

Biomimicry Design Spiral


Oceanic Biomimicry: 13 Designs Inspired by the Sea. Get past all the ads and this is really interesting.

Life’s Principles :: Biomimicry 3.8

Biomimicry: Nature-inspired-design.


bioreactor1.jpg (537×359) Biomimicry Taxonomy: Biology Organized by Challenge - AskNature - the Biomimicry Design Portal: biomimetics, architecture, biology, innovation inspired by nature, industrial design Download PDF Here: