BIOMIMICRY: DOING IT NATURE’S WAY

English Bagrut Winter 2014

PART I: READING

BIOMIMICRY: DOING IT NATURE’S WAY

 

WORDS

Practice the words on Quizlet

biomimicry

mimics

imitation

technological innovations

threads

steel

structure

surgical

mechanisms for coping

adapting them for

principles

mounds

at a constant temperature

pleasantly cool

artificial

convert sunlight into energy

device

demonstrate

enormous potential

consult publications

database

precisely

ingenious solutions

locomotion

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3. Two projects: Eastgate Building, Artificial Leaf

4. Setback- no engineer-biologist communication

5. Solution: “Asknature” (benefit: access)

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