Acoustic Botany

1 02 2011

We all know about selective breeding and genetic engineering of plants for food, medicines and materials and I’m sure many have thought about the possibility of engineering plants for visually aesthetic qualities (heck, I’d buy some fluoro-flowers), but what about for their acoustic attributes?  A London artist along with some scientists are examining the ways we could create ‘sound gardens.’

http://www.davidbenque.com/projects/acoustic-botany

 

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26 02 2011
Russellji

Variation on a theme:-

http://www.oryngham.com/welcome.htm

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