What do Velcro, bullet trains and LED lights have in common? Their designs were inspired by nature. It’s true!
The Kingfishers’ ability to dive at into water at high speeds to catch prey inspired the aerodynamic design of modern bullet trains.
The tiny seed casings that stick to your clothes while you’re on a hike inspired Velcro hook designs.
Even LED lights were inspired by nature–by studying lightening bugs!
Nature-inspired innovation is called “biomimicry,” and it’s more common than you might think!… Read more >>