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By Dayna Baumeister Ph.D., Jessica Smith, Rose Tocke, Jamie Dwyer, Sherry Ritter, Janine Benyus

The Biomimicry source guide: A Seed financial institution of top Practices comprises over 250 pages of our most present biomimicry pondering, technique, and instruments for naturalizing biomimicry into the tradition. We think there is not any higher layout companion than nature. yet biomimicry is greater than simply taking a look at the form of a flower or dragonfly and turning into newly encouraged; it’s a technique that’s getting used by means of many of the greatest businesses and cutting edge universities on the planet. whereas examining this article you’ll be immersed into the area of Biomimicry the “verb”, you’ll achieve a aggressive facet, and a clean standpoint on how the realm round us can, does, and will paintings. After studying the textual content, you’ll be good in your technique to considering in structures, designing in context, deciding on styles, and most significantly seeing the thousands of organisms round us….differently.

The textual content is without delay acceptable to designers, biologists, engineers, marketers and intrapreneurs, yet has additionally confirmed priceless to scholars, educators, and a large choice of alternative disciplines.

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