Manage episode 286204182 series 2876984
In this bonus material we present you Laura Stevens the voice of Fiona. Laura Stevens is a PhD candidate at the Mision Zero research group of the Hague University of applied Sciences. She researches education on Bio-Mimicry.
Fiona, one of millions of disposable facemasks born from the covid-19 pandemic, ends up in an unexpected place. She meets fantastic creatures whose wisdom leads her to dream of ideal future generations of disposable face masks. Can they be made in such a way that they have minimum negative impact on fragile eco-systems?
For more information on our podcast, see
This episode is based on the graduation project of design student Mari Genova. You can find an interview with Mari about her project here: https://www.thehagueuniversity.com/about-thuas/thuas-today/news/detail/2021/02/02/the-greatest-designer-is-nature-circular-facemask
More information on Urban Metabolism: https://www.thehagueuniversity.com/research/research-groups/details/urban-metabolism