Biomimetics or biomimicry is the imitation of the models, systems, and elements of nature for the purpose of solving complex human problems. Biomimetics could in principle be applied in many fields. Because of the complexity of biological systems, the number of features that might be imitated is large. Some examples of biomimetic applications at various stages of development from prototypes … Continue reading Biomimetics as a path to save the environment: Beehives
Lots of Socks in Lorenzburg 2018!
Today is the international Down Syndrome Day, a day that is also known as Lots of Socks. Down syndrome is also known as trisomy 21, and it is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21. Hence it is celebrated in the 21:st of March (21/3). The day is dedicated to … Continue reading Lots of Socks in Lorenzburg 2018!
Dr. Lucy Lyons is created Baroness in Lorenzburg
Blazon: Argent three chevrons azure, a charge heart gules overlaid with a Lyoness statant et guardant Argent, crowned with an open crown Or and a dexter turned suckling lion cub Or. The shield crowned with a baron’s crown Proper. Dexter shield supporter a gryphon part the lion Or and part the Eagle azure, sinister shield … Continue reading Dr. Lucy Lyons is created Baroness in Lorenzburg
Lorenzburg travels to the Sun Aboard NASA’s Parker Solar Probe
NASA is inviting people around the world to submit their names online to be placed on a microchip aboard NASA’s historic Parker Solar Probe mission launching in summer 2018. The mission will travel through the Sun’s atmosphere, facing brutal heat and radiation conditions — and your name will go along for the ride. “This probe … Continue reading Lorenzburg travels to the Sun Aboard NASA’s Parker Solar Probe
March 14 & 24, April 20: Education not Execution!
The Principality of Lorenzburg upholds the values of the Human Rights to live, love and learn safely in accordance with one’s own unique talents and interests. Sadly, these fundamental rights are being violated in many parts of the world on a daily basis. Schools and universities should be considered sacred places for learning and growing. … Continue reading March 14 & 24, April 20: Education not Execution!
The Office of Master or Mistress of the Mouche
Do you love polka dots and do you have a steady hand? Then you should apply for the office of Master or Mistress of the Mouche! Once worn to conceal a blemish or to create allure, the mouche (French word for “fly”)—and its specific placement on a woman’s face or neck—would become a language under … Continue reading The Office of Master or Mistress of the Mouche
Chaos at the recycling station at Fogdemyr Street!
It has come to H.S.H. Prince Freï’s attention that someone (probably non-resident in Lorenzburg) is creating chaos at the recycling station at Fogdemyr Street. We propose we put up a sign with an explicit coat of arms showing what may happen if one doesn’t put the rubbish in the right bin… Blazon:: “Azure an arm … Continue reading Chaos at the recycling station at Fogdemyr Street!
Happy New Year from Lorenzburg!
The Nobel Prize awards 2017, on humanistic values
On the tenth day of December it is a Swedish tradition, in memory of Alfred Nobel, to award the Nobel Prize to the great benefactors of humanity. As a modern monarch I want to stress the importance that humans build numerous and more stable platforms where we can meet in mutual learning. In these times, when the … Continue reading The Nobel Prize awards 2017, on humanistic values
Christoffer Ivarsson created Baron Fahnenträger von und zu Flügelnberg
Christoffer Ivarsson created Baron Fahnenträger von und zu Flügelnberg in recognition of services to the nation. His Serene Highness and Gentle Glory, Prince Freï of Lorenzburg, Protector of the Oppressed, Defender of Freedom, The Thundering Throne, Mystical Fount and Unshakeable Foundation of the Principality of Lorenzburg, to All Our Most Beloved Subjects Whatsoever, to Our Allies and Cherished … Continue reading Christoffer Ivarsson created Baron Fahnenträger von und zu Flügelnberg