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The Resource Biomimicry : [inventions inspired by nature], written by Dora Lee ; illustrated by Margot Thompson

Biomimicry : [inventions inspired by nature], written by Dora Lee ; illustrated by Margot Thompson

Label
Biomimicry : [inventions inspired by nature]
Title
Biomimicry
Title remainder
[inventions inspired by nature]
Statement of responsibility
written by Dora Lee ; illustrated by Margot Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Biomimicry examines the extraordinary innovations of the natural world and the human inventions they have inspired. Readers will learn about marvels such as high-performance swimsuits modeled after sharkskin and the sleek front ends of Japanese bullet trains based on the long, streamlined beak of the kingfisher."--Amazon.com
Summary
Discusses the many human inventions that have been inspired by nature, including biodegradable plastics, Velcro, and renewable energy resources, and suggests other natural processes that can be used to benefit modern human civilization
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10014865
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Dora
Dewey number
600
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1110
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Margot
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biomimicry
  • Technological innovations
  • Biomimicry
  • Technological innovations
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
inventions inspired by nature
Label
Biomimicry : [inventions inspired by nature], written by Dora Lee ; illustrated by Margot Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Includes index
Control code
ocn695980794
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9781554534678
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)695980794
Label
Biomimicry : [inventions inspired by nature], written by Dora Lee ; illustrated by Margot Thompson
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from cover
  • Includes index
Control code
ocn695980794
Dimensions
32 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9781554534678
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)695980794

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