Posts Tagged: growth

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Masumi Kobayashi’s Seed Letters

In 1999, Masumi Kobayashi created “Seed Letters” which helped her explore the idea of change. Kobayashi arrived at the exploration of change after researching written characters and their purpose. Through her research she was reminded that one of the main

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Masumi Kobayashi’s Seed Letters

In 1999, Masumi Kobayashi created “Seed Letters” which helped her explore the idea of change. Kobayashi arrived at the exploration of change after researching written characters and their purpose. Through her research she was reminded that one of the main

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用綠茶種出生物時裝 Grow your own clothes

Link Suzanne Lee in the TED2011 Fellows guide “I’m also creating new bacterial-cellulose composite swatches looking at eco-substrates like hemp. This month I’m teaching an exciting project exploring systems and synthetic biology to postgraduate textile and industrial design students alongside

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用綠茶種出生物時裝 Grow your own clothes

Link Suzanne Lee in the TED2011 Fellows guide “I’m also creating new bacterial-cellulose composite swatches looking at eco-substrates like hemp. This month I’m teaching an exciting project exploring systems and synthetic biology to postgraduate textile and industrial design students alongside

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Mycelium [Processing]

Link Mycelium is a simulation of fungal hyphae growth using images as food, created by Ryan Alexander. The project originally started in 2005 while he was working at Logan in Venice, California. Click images to see full size. Hyphae(菌絲) grow into

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Mycelium [Processing]

Link Mycelium is a simulation of fungal hyphae growth using images as food, created by Ryan Alexander. The project originally started in 2005 while he was working at Logan in Venice, California. Click images to see full size. Hyphae(菌絲) grow into

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The Kernels of Chimaera – Living Artefacts

Link   “Living Artefacts” is a project by Stefan Schwabe, a student of Design Interactions at the Royal College of Art. Stefan is exploring the subject of “natural” and “artificial” by using bacterial cellulose(細菌纖維素) to harvest(收穫) artefacts. It is during these

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The Kernels of Chimaera – Living Artefacts

Link   “Living Artefacts” is a project by Stefan Schwabe, a student of Design Interactions at the Royal College of Art. Stefan is exploring the subject of “natural” and “artificial” by using bacterial cellulose(細菌纖維素) to harvest(收穫) artefacts. It is during these

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Training Bacteria To Grow Consumer Goods

Link BY CHRISTOPHER MIMS   OCTOBER 3, 2011 Thinkers at IDEO are working with scientists to find a way to have E. coli bacteria form objects–like a coffee cup–when exposed to light. It’s nature’s version of 3-D printing. The promise of 3-D printing is

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Training Bacteria To Grow Consumer Goods

Link BY CHRISTOPHER MIMS   OCTOBER 3, 2011 Thinkers at IDEO are working with scientists to find a way to have E. coli bacteria form objects–like a coffee cup–when exposed to light. It’s nature’s version of 3-D printing. The promise of 3-D printing is

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Growth Assembly

Link   Sascha Pohflepp Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg   In collaboration with Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, illustrations by Sion Ap Tomos After the cost of energy had made global shipping of raw materials and packaged goods unimaginable, only the rich could afford traditional, mass-produced

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Growth Assembly

Link   Sascha Pohflepp Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg   In collaboration with Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, illustrations by Sion Ap Tomos After the cost of energy had made global shipping of raw materials and packaged goods unimaginable, only the rich could afford traditional, mass-produced

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Symbiosis by Jelte van Abbema

Link Dutch Design Week: Dutch designer Jelte van Abbema won the €10,000Rado Prize at the Dutch Design Awards last week for a body of work including Symbiosis, an experimental project that involved printing with bacteria. Van Abbema printed on paper (top) and billboards (below), creating simple

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Symbiosis by Jelte van Abbema

Link Dutch Design Week: Dutch designer Jelte van Abbema won the €10,000Rado Prize at the Dutch Design Awards last week for a body of work including Symbiosis, an experimental project that involved printing with bacteria. Van Abbema printed on paper (top) and billboards (below), creating simple