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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction : The nature of innovation -- A new golden age -- The next industrial revolution -- Going with the flow -- Catching the worldwide wave -- Biomimicry at work -- Secrets from the sea -- Scales and feathers -- The bee's knees -- Spores and seeds -- Wampum -- The nature of change -- The corporate jungle -- Dollar signs -- Reorganizing (your) business -- Epilogue.
An introduction to the scientific practice through which natural models are inspiring innovative solutions to pressing industrial challenges examines such examples as wind turbines based on whale fins and cockroach-emulating prosthetic limbs.
|The shark's paintbrush : by Harman, Jay. ©2013
White Cloud Press, (Ashland, Oregon :) 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm