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AMSilk | high performance materials: AMSilk develops world’s first man-made, scalable spider silk fiber

AMSilk | high performance materials: AMSilk develops world’s first man-made, scalable spider silk fiber | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
The AMSilk®-Technology enables the production of tailor-made materials which are unrivaled by most common synthetic materials.
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Pierre Rabhi "Au nom de la terre": un film à ne pas manquer

Pierre Rabhi "Au nom de la terre": un film à ne pas manquer | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Un film de Marie-Dominique Dhelsing avec . Pierre Rabhi est paysan, écrivain et penseur. Il est l’un des pionniers de l’agro-écologie en France.

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Hayes Valley Farm

Jay Rosenberg speaks about Hayes Valley Farm demonstrating urban agriculture as a strategy for interim land use in San Francisco. Excerpt from the feature-length…
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If it's not fun, it's not sustainable. ;)

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Self-sustaining "farmscrapers" proposed for Shenzhen

Self-sustaining "farmscrapers" proposed for Shenzhen | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
A French architectural group recently revealed its concept for Asian Cairns, a series of six sustainable buildings that resemble a stack of pebbles and pr...
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BlueBees - Development needs you

BlueBees - Development needs you | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Blue Bees est une plateforme destinée à promouvoir et faciliter la réalisation de projets environnementaux à forte valeur ajoutée.
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Verdir

Verdir | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
VERDIR, c’est …       Un projet de développement d’activités économiques non-délocalisables basées sur le concept innovant de l’agriculture urbaine et péri-urbaine ;     Un projet pour la reconversion de friches industrielles ;     Un projet de développement...
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How Nature Inspires Technology - Forbes

How Nature Inspires Technology - Forbes | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Biomimicry is a “conscious emulation of life’s genius.” Nature has already perfected designs that can solve human problems. Mirroring Nature’s designs inspires extraordinary technologies that enhance our world.
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Building with Nature

Building with Nature | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
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Anyone knows a dutch PhD to make link and concretize some projects? 

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Fermes verticales : quand les cultures pousseront dans les villes

Fermes verticales : quand les cultures pousseront dans les villes | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Le 50e Salon de l'Agriculture vient d'ouvrir ses portes à Paris. Durant deux semaines, l'agriculture s'installe dans la ville.

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Continuous and Efficient Fog Collection System Discovered in Cactus

Continuous and Efficient Fog Collection System Discovered in Cactus | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it

Water is the source of life. However, with the boost of the global population and the sharp increase of the industrial water consumption, water resource is getting into crisis in the world wide. Therefore, the problem of water crisis has to be tackled urgently.


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ZERI

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Étude sur la contribution du biomimétisme à la transition vers une économie verte en France : état des lieux, potentiel, leviers - Ministère du Développement durable

Étude sur la contribution du biomimétisme à la transition vers une économie verte en France : état des lieux, potentiel, leviers - Ministère du Développement durable | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it

l’objectif de la présente étude, réalisée par Hermine Durand de septembre 2011 à janvier 2012 en relation avec trois entités du CGDD (DDD, DRI, SEEIDD), est de faire un état des lieux de la recherche et de l’innovation françaises en matière de biomimétisme et d’en évaluer le potentiel dans la perspective d’une économie verte et résiliente


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The Blue Economy.mov

Do you want to live healthy, and have joy in life?
Do you want to be an entrepreneur, and figure out how you can make a difference?
This is not about the good and the bad, this is about how you can do it better.


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Welcome to Living Machines 2013 | CSN - Convergent Science Network of biomimetic and biohybrid systems

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Nine days left till the submission deadline for Living Machines 2013, the 2nd International Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems
(special thanks to Tony Prescott who published this link in LinkedIn on the Biomimetics Forum)
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Nature-Inspired Chemistry Lab: Dye-Sensitized Solar Energy

Nature-Inspired Chemistry Lab: Dye-Sensitized Solar Energy | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Put away the Bunsen burner and bring biomimicry into chemistry class!

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Atelier / conférence d’initiation à la Permaculture

Atelier / conférence d’initiation à la Permaculture | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Biomimicry-Europa organise une conférence sur le thème de la permaculture.…

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From one paradigm to the next

From one paradigm to the next | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it

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Raphael Souchier's curator insight, January 28, 2013 11:28 AM

Thank you Jeffrey Hollender

Frédéric Liégeois's comment, October 4, 2013 2:13 AM
on y est... c'est ça.
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Biomimétisme: Vélizy invente la ville de demain

Biomimétisme: Vélizy invente la ville de demain | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Jusqu'au 28 février, Vélizy Villacoublay (78) présente une formidable exposition sur le biomimétisme. Et organise des débats pour réinventer mais aussi rêver la cité du XXIe siècle.

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NoveTerra's curator insight, March 6, 2013 2:43 AM

Comment la nature peut inspirer la ville de demain ?
Bravo à l'agence Now-Forever (Delphine et Pascale) pour cette belle initiative à suivre !

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Biomimicry Used as a Guiding Force to Design Lavasa Township

Biomimicry Used as a Guiding Force to Design Lavasa Township | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it

"Settled in a picturesque landscape and spread over 12,500 acres is a town of Lavasa which is about 2 hours drive from Mumbai. It is a town that is soon becoming a holistic and planned destination where visitors throng in large numbers. HOK International has worked on the township planning with biomimicry as their guiding principle to design this wide-spread development."


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Architecture Follows Nature-Biomimetic Principles for Innovative Design - CRC Press Book

Architecture Follows Nature-Biomimetic Principles for Innovative Design - CRC Press Book | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Applying Properties of Animals Skins to Inspire Architectural EnvelopesBiology influences design projects in many ways; the related discipline is known as biomimetics or biomimicry.
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European Union splash the cash on Manchester to lead a network of EU cities in sustainable development | Mancunian Matters

European Union splash the cash on Manchester to lead a network of EU cities in sustainable development | Mancunian Matters | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
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Stephan Hoornaert's comment, February 26, 2013 8:34 AM
A quand pour la Belgique?
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Il a planté une forêt à lui seul

Il a planté une forêt à lui seul | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Depuis plus de 30 ans, il fait pousser des arbres sur un simple banc de sable. Le petit havre de paix de Johrat s'est transformé en refuge pour des dont certains menacés d'extinction.

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Mieux vaut penser le changement que changer de pansement !

Mieux vaut penser le changement que changer de pansement ! | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it
Alors que Guillaume Porcheron, chargé de mission développement durable pour la…

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Centre Européen de Compétences en Biomimétisme à Senlis

Centre Européen de Compétences en Biomimétisme à Senlis | Biomimicry Belgium | Scoop.it

A suivre : Lancement du Centre Européen de Compétences en Biomimétisme à Senlis


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What the Economic Crisis Really Means - and what we can do about it

Doing It Ourselves aims to broaden understanding of the debt crisis and peak resources and encourage action for the sake of personal preparedness, happiness ...

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