FRACTALS. For more information about fractals read The Fractal Geometry of Nature
by Benoit B. Mandelbrot or visit the Fractal Foundation www.fractalfoundation.org
"Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line." Benoit B. Mandelbrot, introduction to The Fractal Geometry of Nature.
BIOMIMICRY. Nature as Mentor, Model & Measure. For more information about Biomimicry, visit The Biomimicry Institute www.biomimicryinstitute.org
or Ask Nature www.asknature.com
"Biomimicry ushers in an era based not on what we can extract from nature, but on what we can learn from her. This shift from learning about
nature to learning from
nature requires a new method of inquiry, a new set of lenses, and above all, a new humility." Janine M. Benyus