Biomimicry


Most Comprehensive Websites for Information - Visit ALL of them:
http://www.asknature.org/
http://biomimicry.net/
http://biomimicryinstitute.org/about-us/what-is-biomimicry.html
http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/wilderness-resources/photos/7-amazing-examples-of-biomimicry/copying-mother-nature

Required Information
  • Overview of Biomimicry (what is it? what is the purpose? etc.) - Devote a page to this
  • Biomimicry Process
  • Watch the TED Talk by Janine Benyus about Biomimicry. Plan to show part of this to the class during your lesson presentation.
  • Biomimicry Taxonomy (help can be found here: http://www.asknature.org/explore) - Devote a page to this
  • Inventions from Biomimicry (research what inventions we now have as a result of biomimicry) - Devote a page to this



*This pinterest page is a good resource for diagrams and info relating to biomimicry:
https://www.pinterest.com/beforeiblink/project-biomimicry/

*This is a sample lesson plan you can use as a resource:
http://cloudinstitute.org/storage/terracycle/Materials%20Cycle%20-%206-8_lessonplan.pdf