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Course Overview [2:55]
WHAT: What is biomimicry all about?
What is biomimicry? [3:52]
Biomimicry vs bio-inspired design? [3:13] (3:13)
What are nature's strategies? [1:31] (1:31)
What does biomimicry look like? [18:59]
Quiz: What is biomimicry?
Answer: What is biomimicry?
WHY: Why is biomimicry important?
Quiz: Why is biomimicry important?
Answer: Why is biomimicry important?
HOW: How is biomimicry used for design?
The Biomimimcry Design Spiral [4:24]
Why a spiral? [4:48]
HOW-TO: The Biomimicry Design Spiral -- The Identify step
Identify: instructions [2:45]
Identify: design example [5:08]
Identify: tips [6:51]
The power of Identify [2:41]
Quiz: What is the goal of the Identify step?
Answer: What is the goal of the Identify step?
HOW-TO: The Biomimicry Design Spiral -- The Translate Step
Translate: instructions [1:40]
Translate: design example [4:19]
Translate: tips [6:18]
The power of Translate [2:04]
Quiz: What is the importance of the Translate step?
Answer: What is the importance of the Translate step?
HOW-TO: The Biomimicry Design Spiral -- The Discover Step
Discover: instructions [1:58]
Discover: sources [6:41]
Discover: design example [7:43] (7:43)
Discover: tips [5:54]
The power of Discover [3:04]
Quiz: Where can I discover nature's strategies?
Answer: Where can I discover nature's strategies?
HOW-TO: The Biomimicry Design Spiral -- The Abstract Step
Abstract: instructions [1:45]
Abstract: design example [7:13] (7:13)
Abstract: tips [6:12]
The power of Abstract [1:58]
Quiz: The Abstract Step
Answer: The Abstract Step
HOW-TO: The Biomimicry Design Spiral -- The Emulate Step
Emulate: instructions [1:28]
Emulate: design example [8:47]
Emulate: tips [4:50] (4:51)
The power of Emulate [2:01]
Quiz: The Emulate Step
Answer: The Emulate Step
What are Life's Principles? [4:37] (4:37)
Life's Principles: Earth's Operating Conditions [4:37]
Life's Principles: Life adapts and evolves [5:40]
Life's Principles: Life creates conditions conducive to life [5:52]
Life's Principles in practice: The Bullitt Center [5:00]
Quiz: What are Life's Principles?
Answer: What are Life's Principles?
HOW-TO: The Biomimicry Design Spiral -- The Evaluate Step
Evaluate: instructions [2:16]
Evaluate: design example [6:12] (6:12)
Evaluate: tips [4:52]
The power of Evaluate [2:02]
Quiz: The Evaluate Step
Answer: The Evaluate Step
A non-technical example of biomimicry applied to a design challenge
Intro and the identify step [4:37]
The Translate step [4:48]
The Discover step [8:06]
The Abstract and Emulate steps [5:13]
The Evaluate step [5:27]
A technical example of biomimicry applied to a design challange
The Translate step [3:11]
Intro and the Identify step [5:17]
The Discover step [4:41]
The Abstract step [3:40]
The Emulate step [2:17]
The Evaluate step [5:45]
WHERE: Where does biomimicry fit in the innovation pathway?
The innovation pathway [5:13] (5:46)
Biomimicry in the "real world" [6:46]
Certificate of Completion
Answer: What is biomimicry?
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