Biomimicry : Innovation Inspired By Nature
by Janine M. Benyus
Editor: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
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This deep and accessible book provides every detail of how science is studying nature’s best ideas for solving the most difficult problems of our 21st century.If chaos theory has transformed our vision of the universe, biomimicry is transforming our life on Earth.Biomimicry is an innovation inspired by nature to take advantage of the evolution of 3.8 billion years of R&D since the first bacteriaBiomimetic practitioners study nature’s best ideas: photosynthesis, brain power, and shells and adapt them for human useThey are revolutionizing the way we invent, calculate, heal ourselves, master energy, repair the environment, and feed the world.Science writer and professor Janine Benyus names and explains this phenomenonIt takes us into the lab and the field, to the cutting edge of researchers as they stir protein tanks to release their computing power; analyze how electrons flash past around the cell sheet converting sunlight into fuel in trillionths of a second; discover miracle drugs by looking at what chimpanzees eat when they are sick; study hardy prairie, as a low-maintenance model of agriculture; and more
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