Termite and ventilation system

30 Animals That Made Us Smarter

By BBC World Service

Termite and ventilation system

A building which heats and cools itself? How was that possible? Termites had the answer. The insects circulate air around their homes or mounds and regulate the temperature inside. They inspired an architect called Mick Pearce, who was designing the heating and ventilation system for a large office and retail building in Harare. With Patrick Aryee. www.bbcworldservice.com/30animals #30Animals
Termite and ventilation system
Termite and ventilation system
30 Animals That Made Us Smarter