This is a vine infected by Flavenscence dorée, an infectious disease that threatens vineyards in the Côte-d’Or region of Burgundy. Winemakers in France have been ordered to spray pesticides to control its spread, but one man is refusing.
We’ll be talking with folks from the Biomimicry 3.8 Institute about the Biomimicry Student Design Challenge today on Twitter. Join us at 1:00 PM EST by following @AskNatureTweets & @TreeHugger, and using #Biomimicry.
From dedicated vegetarian, Rachael Young has become a dedicated bug eater, and she’s whipping up recipes she hopes will convince the rest of us to sample mealworms, crickets, and all other types of insect proteins.