Infographic: Lightweighting Principles Inspired by Nature
During her Synapse webinar, Lightweighting Models Beyond Bones, Biomimicry 3.8 co-founder and author Janine Benyus reviewed a set of twelve lightweighting principles inspired by the natural world. Now, we’ve turned that into an infographic as a quick and easy reference to how nature uses materials efficiently and creatively without compromising functionality.
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Connected Sectors | Built Environment, Manufacturing
Related Topics | Architecture, Engineering, Materials, Structures
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Beyond Bones | Discovering the next inspiration from nature for structural optimization
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About Janine Benyus
Janine Benyus is known worldwide for her influence in naming the practice of biomimicry in her seminal book, “Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature,” and spreading the message of its power as an innovation tool that can solve some of humanity’s most pressing challenges.
Undoubtedly the recognized thought leader in the field, Janine’s legacy includes inspiring millions through her work as an innovator, business catalyst, and speaker, including most recently as a keynote speaker at Sustainable Brands 2016 and via two TED talks that have together been viewed more than 2.5 million times.