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November 2014

Awards, News & Press Releases

10 North Carolina Startups to Watch

“From bricks that are “grown” – not baked – to a car-bike hybrid that runs on a 90-minute charge, the innovations coming out of this list of startups are as eclectic as the entrepreneurs behind them. They all have one thing in common: Each is labeled a “North Carolina Startup to Watch” by the North… read more »


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September 2014

News & Press Releases, Press Mentions

bioMASON and BTEC partner to grow bricks

bioMASON, Inc. (bioMASON) and the Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center (BTEC) at North Carolina State University will collaborate to advance bioMASON’s novel biocementation technology. BTEC will conduct process development studies under a sponsored project agreement and bioMASON will utilize laboratory space in the BTEC Annex at the Keystone Science Center on Centennial Campus…. read more »


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September 2014

News & Press Releases, Press Mentions

In the News & Observer

Five thousand years ago in the Indus Valley of Pakistan and India, people fired blocks of mud to create bricks. In 2014, we’re still making bricks in much the same way. If Ginger Krieg Dosier has her way, that’s about to change. Article Link


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March 2013

News & Press Releases

The Innovation Imperative

“The pressure to innovate has become pervasive. Both inside and outside the architectural profession we are increasingly pressed by the quest for the new; by an innovation imperative. But what does ‘innovation’ really mean for architecture? Predominantly framed in terms of technological invention, economics and consumption, the notion of innovation is often problematically applied to… read more »


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