Biomimicry

Even nature has to teach, she is the master and we are his Disciples. Gaudi :design by nature

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Biomimicry Thinking :: Biomimicry 3.8

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Biomimicry

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

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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

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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.

Biomimicry

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http://www.asknature.org/article/view/biomimicry_taxonomy Biomimicry Taxonomy: Biology Organized by Challenge - AskNature - the Biomimicry Design Portal: biomimetics, architecture, biology, innovation inspired by nature, industrial design Download PDF Here: http://www.biomimicryinstitute.org/images//biomimicry_taxonomy.pdf