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10.11.14

PATTERN INNOVATION | CELEBRATING WORLD SCIENCE DAY FOR PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT

LASER LASHES :: OBSIDIAN BUREAUPhoto: Laser Lashes | Obsidian Beureau 

Science relies heavily on seeking and interpreting patterns, allowing us to come to new conclusions and allow innovation to occur.
Today we celebrate UN World Science Day for Peace and Development, recognising the positive power of science and new discoveries in creating a healthier, more efficient, and more informed world.

Here PATTERNITY selects some our favourite scientific pattern innovations and discoveries, from the nano patterns in our bodies to the macro patterns of the universe…

Patternity_Pattern-Innovation_Gunther-von-Hagens-acid-corrosion-cast-of-the-arteries-of-the-adult-human-hand-and-forearmPhoto: Gunther Von Hagens

PATTERN INNOVATION | VEIN BRANCH IDENTITY
Find out how fractal veins are providing an new method of personal identification…

PATTERNITY_female-haphalocalena-lunulata-.united-academics-1024x733Photo: United Academics

PATTERN INNOVATION | OCTOPUS-INSPIRED CAMOUFLAGE
Learn how Octopus camouflage is influencing designs for new technical ‘invisible’ fabrics…

Screen-Shot-2013-10-11-at-16.54.56Photo: super/collider Space Stripes

SPACE STRIPES – A SHORT FILM AND Q&A BY CHRIS HATHERILL
View a short film celebrating the stripes in space by super/collider, and find out why space exploration is so important..

View all of PATTERNITY’s SCIENCE EXPLORE articles and pattern inspiration from the research archive, from drugs under the microscope to cymatic sound waves…