Biomimicry in Architecture

Michael Pawlyn (not to be confused with Michael Pollan of The Omnivore’s Dilemma) introduces his book, Biomimicry in Architecture, and speaks on the need to incorporate biomimicry into everyday design. He espouses the incredible efficiency and cyclical patterns embodied in designs modeled after natural processes and ecosystems. Check out the video below to hear how cardboard = caviar (in just a few simple steps).

Video was provided for by the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.