All buildings today have something in common: They are made using Victorian technologies. This involves blueprints, …
Humans create some pretty clever designs, but until now, our constructed environment has largely been static. It’s time to take a hint from old nature and teach our buildings and products how to grow, adapt, and repair themselves. Using the principle of guided growth, fruits manufacture their own packaging, and chairs are designed to mimic bones. Even our buildings may eventually have the same urge to eat and breath as the residents inside.
Worldwide shipping of manufactured things is very inefficient. How can we ship devices and utensils in a single envelope? As seeds.