Biomimicry

Just watching a documentary on biomimicry. Copying the processes of nature. eg. Footballers helmets designed by woodpecker experts. Janine Benyus’ book Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature “The more our world functions like the natural world, the more likely we are to endure on this home that is ours, but not ours alone.”

Sustainability- not what you think it means!

Sustainability is a term that, like many other english words, is at risk of being both overused and mis-used. So are the words ecological and environmental! Listening to people discuss sustainability, one would imagine they share a common understanding – not so. The Local Government (Ecologically Sustainable Development) Amendment Act 1997, which requires local Councils […]