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Michael Pawlyn: Using nature's genius in architecture


I spend a lot of time outside, especially with my kids, and one day my son was looking at leaves and said "nature designs things better."

Loads of designers agree and are using bimimicry to design better buildings, projects and systems, as this talk shows.

How can architects build a new world of sustainable beauty? By learning from nature. Michael Pawlyn describes three habits of nature that could transform architecture and society: radical resource efficiency, closed loops, and drawing energy from the sun.


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