Does a Hedgehog Hold the Key to Reducing Head Injury Risk? Hedgemon technology mimics the trauma-reducing structure of the hedgehog’s quills Over the past decade, scientists have made significant discoveries in… read more →
Student researchers at The University of Akron (UA) are, to borrow Hamlet’s phrase, taking arms against a sea of troubles – or, in this case, a lake full of invasive… read more →
BRIC Faculty Hunter King is quoted in a July 20 Popular Science article, “Termites are nature’s most amazing skyscraper engineers,” by Mary Beth Riggs.
Hedgemon, co-founded by Biomimicry Fellowship Program Alumni Emily Kennedy, Bill Hsiung, and Daphne Fecheyr-Lippens, is among seven teams selected to participate in the 2018 Flashstarts Accelerator Program and receive $50k… read more →
Two of our researchers spoke on biomimetic approaches to environmental sustainability at the 2018 New York State Green Building Conference in Syracuse, N.Y., hosted recently by the State University of… read more →
Brightly colored Australian peacock spiders (Maratus spp.) captivate even the most arachnophobic viewers with their flamboyant courtship displays featuring diverse and intricate body colorations, patterns and movements – all packed… read more →
In the vibrant world in which we live, colors are significant for not only aesthetics and pleasure, but also for communication, signaling and security. Colors are produced through either absorption… read more →
Two of our technology-based startups were among those selected for funding by Northeast Ohio’s Innovation Fund. Fontus Blue, which has launched cloud-based software that helps water treatment plants meet stringent… read more →