How engineered materials and machines powered by living biological cells can tackle technological challenges in medicine, agriculture, and global security.
The week-long Kelp Congress at LIAF in 2019 focused on the lesser explored artistic and cultural dimensions related to kelp and other macroalgae. What is going ..(read more)
Imagining a future in which humans fundamentally reshape the natural world using nanotechnology, synthetic biology, de-extinction, and climate engineering.
Humans have modeled their technology on nature for centuries. The inventor of paper was inspired by a wasp’s nest; Brunelleschi demonstrated the principles of..(read more)
One of today’s most respected thinkers turns the conversation about technology on its head by viewing technology as a natural system, an extension of biologic..(read more)