Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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tags: TEDTalks, biomimicry, technology, Janine Benyus, streaming video Janine Benyus has a message for inventors: When solving a design problem, look to nature first. There you’ll find inspired designs for making things waterproof, aerodynamic, solar-powered and more. Here she reveals dozens of new products that take their cue from nature with spectacular results.. [20:15]

tags: Tvärminne, zoological field research station, Finland, nature Hornet Moth, Sesia apiformis: Hymenopteran biomimic. Tvärminnen eläintieteellinen asema (Tvärminne Zoological field research station) in southwestern Finland. [read more about it: English :: Suomeksi :: På Svenska] Image: Bob O’Hara, 15 July 2009 [larger view]. (raw image) This insect is sitting on my camera (to give you…