January 12, 2012

News: Architecture Inspired by Human Physiology at Claridad National Newspaper


On December 19, 2011 the most recent article of the biotectonic research by Wilfredo Mendez was published at Claridad, a national newspaper of Puerto Rico. This same article was published a few months ago at PeriĆ³dico La Estrella, another national newspaper but focused on the western region of the island. This article, which actually is a translation of a Podcast story published at CienciaPR.org was written by Dr. Wilson Gonzalez-Espada, professor at the Morehead State University.

This publication emphasize in the relevance of the biotectonic strategy as an efficient way to manage and reduce the seismic hazard over concrete buildings.