Biomimicry = Return on Inspiration

By Janine Benyus It seems so obvious now: Innovators are turning to nature for inspiration in building, chemistry, agriculture, energy, health, transportation, computing–even the design of organizations and cities. Biomimicry is taught from kindergarten to university and practiced in all scales of enterprise. But it wasn’t always this way. When Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature first came out, none […]

Windsor businesses tour Detroit’s Z Parking Garage for inspiration

Members of Downtown Windsor BIA pulled into Detroit’s Z Parking Garage Wednesday looking for inspiration. City defends spike in Pelissier parking garage costs, lowers estimate Costly Pelissier parking bids give city a second chance to revive downtown, says business owner The structure zigzagging through the centre of the city’s Central Business District is filled with dozens […]

81-year-old fitness champ honored with inspiration award

GREENSBORO, N.C. – 81-year-old fitness champion, John K. Berg, has been named a national 2017 SilverSneakers Richard L. Swanson Inspiration Award for his dedication to fitness and overall well-being. The award is honored to older adults who work hard and motivate others in their fitness and health journeys. In honor of his great accomplishments, SilverSneakers […]

Porn Industry Eyes Anthony Scaramucci For X-Rated Inspiration

Not long after SkyBridge Capital founder and former Goldman Sachs banker Anthony Scaramucci was appointed White House communications director by President Donald Trump, porn director and producer Lee Roy Myers, who made a name for himself over the last decade as a founder of Las Vegas, Nevada-based WoodRocket.com (the Twitter feed of which describes its […]

Women’s Euro 2017: England take ‘huge inspiration’ from national support

Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and online; live text commentary on the BBC Sport website; live on Channel Four England’s Euro 2017 squad will take “major confidence” from fans believing they can win the competition, says coach Mark Sampson. Their 1-0 victory over France on Sunday was watched by 3.3 million people, making it the biggest peak […]

The Key Movie That Inspired Atomic Blonde’s Most Badass Action Sequence

SPOILER WARNING: The following article contains minor spoilers for Atomic Blonde. If you have not yet seen the film, and don’t wish to have any details at all revealed before your screening, please bookmark this page and save it until after you’ve gone to the movies! Director David Leitch’s Atomic Blonde pulls off something rather extraordinary about three-quarters […]

Drawing inspiration from Kalam

In an artistic endeavour to propagate the ideals of former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, youth, mainly comprising students from various educational institutions in the town, painted a large portrait of the visionary scientist on the sprawling Pavilion Grounds on the occasion his second death anniversary here on Thursday. Endowed with creative ingenuity, the […]

The ‘Spawn’ Movie Will Draw Inspiration From ‘Jaws,’ Todd McFarlane Says

The Spawn movie has been long gestating — presumably, in the bowels of hell — but fans of the comic book antihero were finally put at ease with news of a new Spawn film at this past weekend’s San Diego Comic-Con. With Spawn creator Todd McFarlane announced as the writer and director of the Spawn movie under Blumhouse Productions, you may be excited to […]

Black Enterprise CEO delivers inspiration

Entrepreneurs picked up valuable insight about growing their businesses from international small-business expert, Earl Butch Graves, chief executive officer of Black Enterprise and board member of the Bermuda Tourism Authority. In a 30-minute talk, followed by 30 minutes of questions and answers, Mr Graves talked primarily about access to capital, the importance of accumulating generational […]