The word “biomimetics” entered the dictionary in 1974. In the 45 years since, scientists have found design inspiration in everything biological from molecules to mammals.
Yesterday, Sarah Chaffee pointed out a remarkable article in the top science journal Nature, “Stop the science training that demands ‘don’t ask’.”
“Diversity and doubt produce creativity; we must make room for them,” according to Jerry Ravetz.
Miniature designs often require more foresight and delicate engineering than large designs. Examples are abundant in the living world.
Sharing of information is not evolution. It’s like sharing library books, not writing them.