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Meet a Biomimic: Claire Janisch

Meet a Biomimic: Claire Janisch

In the time since Janine Benyus’ book, Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature was published in 1997, biomimicry has emerged as a thriving discipline, inspiring thousands to build their careers and lives around nature-inspired design. In a new blog series called Meet a Biomimic, we aim to introduce the individuals that make up this movement. From thought leaders to those just learning how to ‘ask nature,’ this community is full of talented, passionate, and smart innovators who are making revolutionary change in all corners of the world. Find out what drives them and how they’re working to build a more regenerative future.

#Biomimicry- A growing movement permeating the #marketplace t.co/aqgkUgnr3H by #sxsweco speakers @TerrapinBG t.co/6zXaqpSgQR

#BetterMaterials at #LF15 09/16-18, 2015 Attend Living Product Expo, find products that make the world a better place t.co/r2z5sRtoKQ

Check out the biomimicry track at @SXSWEco - the tech & #design conference for #socialimpact. t.co/nmoqqcoviS t.co/k1ea40TEkv


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