Biomimicry

 

biomimicry

biomimicry

Here is a run through 15 cases of biomimetics – using nature as an inspiration for design.

Its pretty incredible, especially when you look at the sustainability issues – energy efficiency gains can be huge compared to conventional designs. The Eastgate Centre uses only 10% of the energy of a comparable building while the Mirasol Displays can use almost zero energy for static LED type displays.

(via William Dembski)

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