UA key player in building NE Ohio biomimicry expertise
Art imitates life. So, too, does nature-inspired design, called biomimicry, an emerging field in which Northeast Ohio and UA are positioned to be global leaders.
African starlings: dashing darlings of the bird world in more ways than one
Feathers that change color 10 times faster than ancestors led to the birth of new species and increased its survivability.
Donation of wetlands to UA honored with national award
The Environmental Law Institute is honoring Steve and Jerry Panzner for their gift of 104 acres of restored wetlands to The University of Akron for use as a living laboratory.
Geckos keep firm grip in wet natural habitat
Akron researchers answer an age-old question, the implications of which will speed the development of a synthetic adhesive that sticks when wet.
Biomimicry Fellows in the Integrated Bioscience Program Launch Blog
Daphne Fecheyr-Lippens, Bill Hsiung, and Emily Kennedy, all Biomimicry Fellows, launched a new blog (Germinature) which will help them talk about their experiences and work in biomimicry research and education in a unique collaboration between UA, The Cleveland Institute of Art and Biomimicry 3.8.