We can already store Shakespeare's sonnets in DNA. What if we could use trees as city lights, or turn pigeon poop into natural street cleaner?
William Myers' new book, Bio Design: Nature + Science + Creativity, imagines a world where grass is grown into benches, bacteria is wearable clothing and animals can help their owners breathe. Highlighting collaboration between designers and biologists, it's a collection of the most innovative ideas biodesign -- design that incorporates living materials -- has to offer.
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Fusing natural organisms with human innovation, these designs -- some of them far-fetched concepts, some prototypes and some completed projects -- re-imagine our relationship with the natural world.
If I am blessed to come back in a reincarnated life, I think it a blessing to be a dog!
Better still, if I came back as a dog, it be like confirmation I did well in my human life too.
They have a constant emotion of love and forgiveness that I admire so much.
Dogs are such beautiful people! Happy Joy..... SIGH!