Ways to utilize nature’s guiding principals to inform and transform our organizations.
Just as social insects (like ants) divide tasks, so too can we humans. Emulating and imitating nature’s best and time-tested patterns and strategies, biomimicry, as a design discipline, can be applied to our businesses and communities. Be it following the leadership that came before us, adopting a flat versus hierarchical leadership style, or being responsive and adaptable to change – natural systems and processes provide cues and inspiration if we stop long enough to take notice.... http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/10/mimicking-nature-organize-like-ants-move-mountains/
THE REMARKABLE SELF-ORGANIZATION OF ANTS
Want Water Solutions? Nature Has Already Figured Them Out http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3336681505/want-water-solutions-nature-has-already-figured-them-out
Designing From Nature Could Solve Our Biggest Challenges http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/3433042208/designing-from-nature-could-solve-our-biggest-challenges
What Does an Octopus Have in Common With a Kindle? Surprisingly, a Lot http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/2827533224/what-does-an-octopus-have-in-common-with-a-kindle-surprisingly-a-lot
NATURE HAS THE ANSWERS: NOVA "Making Stuff: Smarter" - VIDEO http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life/p/2834707496/nature-has-the-answers-nova-making-stuff-smarter-video