Nature is more valuable than you thought

 
Image: REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Image: REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Along with an inspiring title (“Nature is more valuable than you thought”), this World Economic Forum article has a great rundown of some super-power, nature-inspired innovations that could help drastically reduce the impact humans have on Earth. We particularly like seeing the system-wide solutions mentioned here. Innovating at an ecosystem level is crucial to solve some of the world’s toughest challenges.

Contributed by Janine Benyus

 

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