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Biomimicry – The Kingfisher and the Bullet Train

This video comes from Habitat Seven and shows how nature can help solve problems through biomimicry: “the mimicking of life using imitation biological systems”.

An engineer was faced with a problem that would potentially derail the Japanese bullet train but copied the design of the kingfisher to solve it! Definitely worth the watch!

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Biomimicry: Copying our way to conservation from HabitatSeven on Vimeo.

1 Comment

  1. September 15, 2011    

    Great video, thanks for sharing it!

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