Photo from Artem Verbo on Unsplash.

Just because you say a design is inspired by nature doesn’t mean it’s true


Michael Phelps of the United States (above) and Eamon Sullivan of Australia (below) at the start of the 4×100 relay event at the 2008 Summer Olympics, Beijing. Both are wearing LZR Racer swimsuits. Photo from Wikipedia.
Cartilaginous fishes, like this tiger shark, have dermal denticles, or placoid scales. Photo from Wikipedia.

Design Voices

A publication for designers, developers and data nerds - from the aspiring to the expert, and anywhere in between. Content created and curated by Fjord, design and innovation from Accenture Interactive.

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Design lead at Sesame, design director at Shep; formerly of Fjord, Mediabistro, PBS Frontline, and others

Design Voices

A publication for designers, developers and data nerds - from the aspiring to the expert, and anywhere in between. Content created and curated by Fjord, design and innovation from Accenture Interactive.