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Creative Minds Are Using Nature To Inspire Human Innovation. Welcome to the Biomimicry Era.

Creative Minds Are Using Nature To Inspire Human Innovation. Welcome to the Biomimicry Era. | Open Mind & Open Heart | Scoop.it

September 2012 - Smithonian Magazine

Creative minds are increasingly turning to nature—banyan tree leaves, butterfly wings, a bird's beak— for fresh design solutions... http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/How-Biomimicry-is-Inspiring-Human-Innovation-165592706.html?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=socialmedia&utm_campaign=20120821&utm_content=biomimicry1


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New era in camouflage makeup: Shielding soldiers from searing heat of bomb blasts

New era in camouflage makeup: Shielding soldiers from searing heat of bomb blasts | Open Mind & Open Heart | Scoop.it
Camouflage face makeup for warfare is undergoing one of the most fundamental changes in thousands of years, as scientists today described a new face paint that both hides soldiers from the enemy and shields their faces from the searing heat of bomb blasts. Firefighters also could benefit from the new heat-resistant makeup, according to the report.

 


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Aj goga's comment, March 7, 2013 7:09 AM
I'm going to use this information to describe new technology in the camouflage industry