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International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics, Volume 4

Issue 4 (11/12/2009)

Investigation Of Hydraulic, Geotechnical, And Planning Aspects For The Environmental Safety Of The New Sport Facilities In L’aquila

Author(s): S. AMOROSO, M. LEOPARDI, G. TOTANI, F. TIRONI & G. TIRONI

Pages: 17 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 395 - 412

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Design And Testing Of A Highly Mobile Insect-inspired Autonomous Robot In A Beach Environment

Author(s): A.S. BOXERBAUM, R.J. BACHMANN, R.D. QUINN, R.M. HARKINS, T. DUNBAR, S.C. BURGESS & R. VAIDYANATHAN

Pages: 17 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 319 - 336

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Representation Of Vernacular Architecture And Lessons For Sustainable And Culturally Responsive Environment

Author(s): B.A. KAZIMEE

Pages: 13 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 337 - 350

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Two Hierarchies In Science: The Free Flow Of Ideas And The Academy

Author(s): ADRIAN BEJAN

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 386 - 394

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Information And Entropy – Top-down Or Bottom-up Development In Living Systems?

Author(s): A.C. McINTOSH

Pages: 34 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 351 - 385

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Impacts Of Climate Change On The Terrestrial Ecosystems Of Madeira

Author(s): M.J. CRUZ, R. AGUIAR, A. CORREIA, T. TAVARES, J.S. PEREIRA & F.D. SANTOS

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 413 - 422

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Issue 3 (02/09/2009)

Animal Camouflage: Biology Meets Psychology, Computer Science And Art

Author(s): I.C. CUTHILL, T.S. TROSCIANKO

Pages: 19 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 183 - 202

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Lusciousness, The Crafted Image In A Digital Environment

Author(s): R. KESSELER

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 203 - 210

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The Diversity Of Flower Colour: How And Why?

Author(s): B.J. GLOVER

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 211 - 218

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Sensations From Nature

Author(s): M.J. FRYER

Pages: 8 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 219 - 227

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Goethe, Eastlake And Turner: From Colour Theory To Art

Author(s): C.S. KÖNIG & M.W. COLLINS

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 228 - 237

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Zvuk

Author(s): M. GREATED

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 238 - 253

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Time And Change: Colour, Taste And Conservation

Author(s): J.P. CAMPBELL

Pages: 11 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 254 - 265

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Thermo-hydraulics, Colour And Art

Author(s): J.A. PATORSKI

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 266 - 273

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Nature’s Fluctuating Colour Captured On Canvas?

Author(s): F. SCHENK

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 274 - 284

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On The Use Of Colour In Experimental Fluid Mechanics

Author(s): J.T. TURNER & S. ZHANG

Pages: 14 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 285 - 299

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Maxwell’s First Coloured Light Sources: Artists’ Pigments

Author(s): R.C. DOUGAL

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 300 - 307

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Issue 2 (05/06/2009)

Evidence Of Design In Bird Feathers And Avian Respiration

Author(s): A .C. McINTOSH

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 154 - 169

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The Mechanism Of Liver Size Control In Mammals: A Novel Animal Study

Author(s): K. YOSHIZATO, C. TATENO & R. UTOH

Pages: 19 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 123 - 142

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Understanding Design In Nature Can Benefit Product Conceptual Design

Author(s): D.E. SANTOS-REYES & T. LAWLOR-WRIGHT

Pages: 17 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 105 - 122

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Increasing Entropy: Heat Death Or Perpetual Harmonies?

Author(s): R.E. ULANOWICZ

Pages: 13 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 83 - 96

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The Golden Ratio Predicted: Vision, Cognition And Locomotion As A Single Design In Nature

Author(s): ADRIAN BEJAN

Pages: 7 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 97 - 104

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Honey And Sugar As Surrogate Products: An Energy Evaluation

Author(s): E. SIMONCINI, F. COPPOLA, S. BORSA & F.M. PULSELLI

Pages: 10 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 143 - 153

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Issue 1 (06/03/2009)

Questioning The Theory And Practice Of Biomimicry

Author(s): A. MARSHALL, S. LOZEVA

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 1 - 10

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The Coherence Of An Engineered World

Author(s): D. HALSMER, J. ASPER, N. ROMAN & T. TODD

Pages: 23 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 42 - 65

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A Thermodynamics-based Measurement Of Environmental Resource Use In Buildings And Cultural Heritage

Author(s): R.M. PULSELLI, V. NICCOLUCCI & N. MARCHETTINI

Pages: 4 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 11 - 15

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Protection Of The Taiga–steppe Ecosystems Of The Western Shore Of Lake Baikal

Author(s): A.P. SIZYKH

Pages: 5 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 66 - 71

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Analytical Study Of Humic Acid From Various Sources Commonly Used As Fertilizer: Emphasis On Heavy Metal Content

Author(s): N.N. RUPIASIH, & P.B. VIDYASAGAR

Pages: 9 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 32 - 41

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A Management Decision Tool For Mink (mustela Vison) Control In The Western Isles Of Scotland (uk)

Author(s): F.J. AREAL & S.S. ROY

Pages: 15 Price: Free (open access)

Page Range: 16 - 31

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International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics

A transdisciplinary journal relating nature, science and the humanities

The International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics opens new avenues for understanding the relationship between arts and sciences. The objective of the journal is to encourage and facilitate inter-disciplinary communication between scientists in different disciplines, as well as other professionals in academia, research institutions or industry, working on a variety of studies involving nature and its significance to modern scientific thought and design.