P L A S T I C I T Y
in biology, describes the ability of an organism to change its phenotype in response to changes in the environment
in neuroscience, how entire brain structures, and the brain itself, can change as a result of experience
in physics and materials science, is the ability of a solid material to undergo permanent deformation, a non-reversible change of shape in response to applied forces.
in urban studies, the ability of a city to adapt and absorb the urban transformation and to incorporate it into a process of dynamic resilience.