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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 9 Jul, 2013 At 12:39 PM | Categorized As Biomimicry, Green Business | With 0 Comments
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Airbus and Lufthansa are working on a synthetic shark skin to cut fuel burn. With sciences like Biomimicry (and other eco-friendly systems of production such as Cradle-to-Cradle), corporations have the opportunity to save on resources and become more profitable in the long run. These sciences and technologies allow us to increase our global economic potential [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 24 Jun, 2013 At 07:17 PM | Categorized As Biomimicry, Green Business | With 0 Comments
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Biomimicry, the science of applying nature’s designs to sustainable industry, is now studying forests to learn how cities can “build fertile soil, filter air, clean water, sequester carbon, cool the surrounding temperature, provide biodiversity and produce food”, TreeHugger reports. Biomimicry has already been successfully applied to eco-friednly buildings, transportation, energy, and consumer goods, as shown [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 6 Apr, 2013 At 09:21 PM | Categorized As Biomimicry, Green Business | With 0 Comments
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Biomimicry solar panels? Grass naturally transforms sunlight into energy. With this concept in mind, MIT researcher Andreas Mershin managed to make the process of extracting grass protein, stabilizing it and putting it on a surface to create solar energy. WATCH VIDEO Learn more about biomimicry at Occupy The Market. e-book $2.99! Picture credit: Waldwichtel/ CC [...]