[DWJ] The Origin of Bananas

Aimee Smith aimees001 at netspace.net.au
Mon Dec 4 05:50:00 EST 2006

Anna Banon...

On 29/11/2006, at 3:00 AM, dwj-request at suberic.net wrote:

> A much better idea. Bananas are ingeniously packaged. I heard a  
> lecture once
> from an industrial designer who extolled the "design" of the banana  
> peel: it
> protects the product, segments it into individual portions, has its  
> own
> built-in opening device, can be used to keep ones hand clean while  
> consuming
> the product, and also - most ingenious of all, he claimed - it  
> changes color
> to reflect the changing quality of the product over time.

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