Carolie Sly: The Miracles of Mother Nature: Mimicking Her Solutions

Kids' Classes, Groups, Teams & Tutors
Walnut Creek

n this 3-week Outschool online science course, students–ages 13-16–will learn and apply ways that nature has inspired solutions for meeting people’s need for energy, food, materials, transportation, and health. Showcasing biomimicry, the instructor will illuminate the ways in which nature –which has survived for 3.5 billion years–sustains life through successful design solutions. Students will participate in interactive lectures, discussions, and simple design challenges. Each class meeting will use slides and video clips to introduce nature-inspired design solutions and invite students to brainstorm other ways of mimicking nature to solve human problems. Cost is $72 per student for the entire course. No drop-ins. To register:

Carolie Sly
slycarolie [at]