Biomimicry design, explained with 99% Invisible. This video is encouraging creators to discover how big challenges in design, engineering, and sustainability have often already been solved through 3.8 billion years of evolution on earth. We just have to go out and find them.
These are the books everyone's going to be talking about. Whether you're into sports biographies, suspense thrillers or anything in between, this list has a page-turner for you. Now is a great time to stock the bookshelf or reload the Kindle. Happy reading!
Karen and Grant Richards bought a 5-acre parcel of land between a creek and the shores of Lake Austin, in Texas, with the dream of building a home which serves as a retreat from their careers in San Francisco. They turned to architect Brian Comeaux of Lake Flato Architects to help them create a modern lakeside home.
Rapidly renewable, carbon negative solution: giant bamboo. Degraded land by reforesting with bamboo could mitigate climate change and be source of raw material. Industrially processed bamboo can be used in modern applications like building industry, interior design and the textile, paper and energy industry.
There are an estimated 270,000 tons of plastic floating on the surface of the ocean and according to a new study authored by researchers at Plymouth University found, a staggering 700 different marine species are threatened by its presence.