Tag: BIOMIMETICS

FLIGHT BIOMIMICRY

Tunisia are introducing a new revolutionary ‘flapping’ wind-turbine! Until now, the understanding of bird mechanics has been limited, as has been their translation into technology. Now, a pioneering scientist Anis Aouini is using 3D Aouinian kinematics to develop a wind-turbine…

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Dutch Bioluminescence Pavilion

At this year’s Amsterdam Light Festival the info booth pavilion involves an intriguing play of light. Known as the ‘Eye  Beacon’, the architectural office of UNStudio designed the Pavilion in a joint collaboration with MDT-tex. Together they have created a…

BIOMIMETICS

Engineers and researchers looking for the next big thing are turning more than ever to their own ‘backyards’ for inspiration. When contemporary scientists look at Nature’s inherent solutions, they often come cross entirely new approaches to solve problems. The list…