Life on Planet Earth is filled with amazing designs. Designs and machines doing just about anything and everything you could imagine.
From the machines in the smallest cells — to the hands, arms and legs that produce those last second buzzer beating 3-pointers in basketball.
Those amazing vocal instruments belting out incredible music that we can all hear with those amazing machines called ears.
Here are a couple of articles for you to look at and marvel:
- Nature Wants to Get Darwinists on the Biomimetics Bandwagon
- Biomimetics — Where the Action Is
- Biomimetics — Where the Action Is, Continued
I recently had my own idea of a GPS-less navigation system based on how salmon, turtles birds and other animals migrate and navigate. Unfortunately, I’m late to the party and many others around the world are well along with this idea. But these ideas are based in the designs seen in biology.
So look around you at some everyday things. Things that you may see a better way to build something based in biology … its called Intelligent Design.
Don Johnson – April 2016