More Plants That Didn’t Evolve
August 6, 2017
We continue with looks at how plants supposedly evolved, drawing from latest news from the leading journals and science media outlets.
Year-End Biomimetics Parade
December 31, 2016
What better way to end the year than a celebration of biomimetics, where fun and useful science never ends thanks to nature's inspiring designs?
What Good Is a Hairball?
December 7, 2016
When you start looking for clues to good designs in nature, the results are everywhere.
Plastic Proteins and Turtle Skis
April 18, 2016
Here's news about the latest technologies coming out of biomimetics, the imitation of nature's designs.
Intelligent Design Is Leading Biology's Golden Age
January 12, 2016
Look at a natural design. Seek to understand it. Seek to imitate it. Biology advances.
December 14, 2015
Here's what's hot in the trendy science of making things the way nature does it.
March 15, 2015
Need inspiration? Look at designs in nature. Even secular scientists are getting inspired.
Fun With Biomimetics
February 7, 2015
Here are new things we're learning from plants and animals, where nature is the engineering professor.
Monday Morning Design Cheer
December 8, 2014
Start your week with nuggets of good news about all the things inventors are learning from animals, plants, and the human body.
Fossil Plant Soft Tissue Didn't Evolve
April 10, 2014
Original material in a fossil has been detected, this time from a leaf that is identical to modern leaves despite an alleged 50 million years.
Wilt Thou? Not with Guards in the Chem Lab
January 7, 2013
Plants avoid wilting with pairs of guard cells performing chemical wizardry.