Chris Jordan Shipping Containers, 2007

Depicts 38,000 shipping containers, the number of containers processed through American ports every twelve hours.

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The 2nd Biomimicry Europe Innovation and Finance Summit about 3D printing and sustainability will take place on Sept. 4–5, 2014 in Zurich More

Interview with Keynote-Speaker Dr. Lynn Reaser in Bankenmagazin