Tag Archive: Bio-architecture

BigRep One


The folks at BigRep, who work out of Germany, have developed a full scale 3D printer. Typically, 3D printers allow us to print small parts or components. With these smart parts, we can… Continue reading

Robotic Plant


2013 Barbara Mazzolai Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa Plants could soon have robotic counterparts. Barbara Mazzolai from the Italian Institute of Technology and colleagues are creating a system that mimics the behaviour of roots. The… Continue reading

Concerete Healing Bacteria


2010 BacillaFilla University of Newcastle, UK Researchers at the U.K’s University of Newcastle have created a new type of bacteria that generates glue to hold together cracks in concrete structures — that means… Continue reading