First Man-Made Leaf! The Future has Changed.
|Silk Leaf by Julian Melchiorri|
|Julian Melchiorri Silk Leaf Project|
What has transpired (my bad hort. pun) is astonishing...
Like real leaves, the Silk Leaf can produce oxygen if it is given light and a small amount of water.
|chloroplasts suspended in silk protein|
The possibilities are tremendous! Below is a Leaf Light that gives off oxygen :
|Julian Melchiorri's Leaf Light|
This is what he looks like - young!:
The future has now changed! Here are what buildings will look like to our grandchildren:
|A real 'Green building'|
And go here to see a the video of Julian explaining it all: