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Bionics: It is about living in accordance with nature, to learn, copy and further to use the natural characteristics for new innovations. Materials for garments are an example.Lotus-effect, roll-off-effect and surface active substances are in the nature existent, you only have to see and use them.
In contrast to this, there is the technology, it is also useing the characteristics of nature, but these are often not positive. In the meantime there are ideas of useing the new innovations to take care of the nature. So you can say: The nature showes ideas and the technology uses these in turn to take care for the nature.