Mimic makers : biomimicry inventors inspired by nature / Kristen Nordstrom ; illustrated by Paul Boston.
"In biomimicry, scientists imitate traits found in nature. An engineer shapes the nose of his bullet train like a kingfisher's beak. A scientist models her solar cell on the mighty leaf. Discover how eight inventors were inspired by animals and plants to create cutting-edge technology"-- Provided by publisher.
- ISBN: 9781580899475
- ISBN: 1580899471
- Physical Description: 44 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
- Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references.
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages 7-10. Charlesbridge.
|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader MG 5.0 0.5 0.5 514455
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