Tag Archive: Bio-architecture

BigRep One

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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

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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

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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