Hat tip to my friend Ian Abbott Donnelly on Twitter @IanAD who keeps a regular eye on the fantastic TED Talks and recommended this new talk by Janine Benyus about what we can learn from Nature
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And if that wasn’t inspiring enough take a look at the Ask Nature website mentioned at the end. This has just added two major pieces of work to my ‘to do’ list:
- Review some of my backlog of audio and video recordings of my stories from conservationists to identify interesting biomimicry examples and I know there are tons.
- Review the potentials for combining my use of TRIZ (the theory of solving inventor’s problems) with this amazing ‘database of natural trends’.