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Biomimicry Grows Up

Biomimicry Grows Up

Author: Hugh Bollinger/Friday, December 29, 2017/Categories: natural history, video, sustainability, art and design, environment

     Oded Shoseyov (credit: Agriculture, Food and Environment Technology Institute, Israel)

What would you get if you combined the strongest materials from the plant world with the most elastic fibers from the insect kingdom? These are the questions the science of Biomimicry is trying to answer. According to Oded Shoseyov  super-performing materials that might transform ... everything. Shoveyov offers of examples or remarkable materials found in nature and shows the creative ways his research team is harnessing them in everything from sports shoes to medical implants. The research discoveries are leading to amazing new materials, creative design ideas, and a myriad of applications limiited only by the imagination.

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