1. Dana Levy: How The Kingfisher Bird Helped Design the Japanese Bullet Train

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    Program manager and Engineer Dana Levy explains how nature can assist in human design challenges and add some extra benefits along the way. Learn more about Dana Levy: eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/b8dbfe6dbe6b3d4c05f27b3f7ca704fe/

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    • Dayna Baumeister: Turning to Nature for Answers

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      What can we learn from nature's genius? Dayna Baumeister PhD, cofounder of the Biomimicry Guild, explains how this emerging discipline can inform the future of design. Learn more about Dayna…

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      • Van Jones: Keynote at Design by Nature 2012

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        Globally recognized, award-winning author and pioneer in human rights and the clean energy economy movement, Van Jones was named one of Time magazine's most influential people in the world.…

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        • Jason McLennan What is a Living Building?

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          Foremost thought leader in Green Design Jason MCLennan asks what if building design could increase biodiversity rather than destroy it? The Living Building Challenge is the most advanced measurement…

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          • Janine Benyus: Design By Nature 2012: Gecko Technology

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            In this clip from her talk at the 2012 Design by Nature conference at Omega, Janine Benyus, a pioneer in the biomimicry movement, talks about how gecko technology is influencing the people who make…

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            • Dayna Baumeister: The Wisdom of Life

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              From developing strong, reliable materials to gathering light and communicating over great distances, Dayna Baumeister PhD, cofounder of the Biomimicry Guild, explains what can be learned when you…

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              • Dayna Baumeister: What Will You Design?

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                Dayna Baumeister PhD, cofounder of the Biomimicry Guild, explains how a sense of curiosity about the way nature works will help you thrive as a designer. Learn more about Dayna Baumeister: http://www.eomega.org/workshops/teachers/dayna-baumeister

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                • Dana Levy on Biomimicry: How Nature Inspired the Invention of Velcro

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                  Program manager and engineer Dana Levy explains biomimicry through the biology-to-design example of the invention of Velcro.

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