Our point of departure for our talk, Biotopia: towards a biological ideal, yesterday... H. G. Wells making a poignant link given the Utopia theme of the London Design Biennale 2016 celebrates the 500th anniversary of Thomas Moore's work of the same name, which in turn inspired H. G. Wells to write A Modern Utopia, which inspired by Darwin's On the Origin of Species, related to the various biodesign research and practice projects of the all-woman panel [Claudia Pasquero of ecoLogicStudio, Emma Flynn of AStudio, and myself] being explored during the discussion.
Melissa Sterry, PhD, design scientist, systems theorist, biofuturist, and serial founder inc. Bionic City®.
Asking the question "how would nature design a city" since 2010.
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