Allie began volunteering for AskNature in 2013 and has been instrumental in its development through her curation of biological strategies and illustrations.
"Before volunteering with AskNature, I knew very little, if anything, about biomimicry. Now, I feel equipped to not only understand the information, but to serve as a competent spokesperson for the biomimicry community."
The Biomimicry Institute’s Global Design Challenge invites students and independent professionals to address critical sustainability issues using nature as a guide.
Nature has already solved many of the problems we are grappling with. Animals, plants, and microbes are the consummate engineers. After billions of years of research and development, failures are fossils, and what surrounds us is the secret to survival.
Check out A World of Solutions, a five-minute film narrated by Morgan Freeman, produced by Lyn Lear, and directed by Louie Schwartzberg, for a clear reminder of the sustainable world that already surrounds us.