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Tech from Nature

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. From robots to bullet trains, readers will discover how these inventions were inspired by the natural abilities of plants and animals. Focused on 21st Century content, the Tech from Nature series encourages readers to ask questions, think more critically and creatively, and use their problem-solving skills. Books include table of contents, glossary, index, author biography, and sidebars.

Cover: Birds to Aircraft

Birds to Aircraft

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Birds to Aircraft, readers will discover how the invention of the aircraft was inspired by the… More »

 
Cover: Burrs to Velcro

Burrs to Velcro

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Burrs to Velcro, readers will discover how the invention of velcro was inspired by the mechanics of… More »

 
Cover: Cat Claws to Thumbtacks

Cat Claws to Thumbtacks

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Cat Claws to Thumbtacks, readers will discover how the invention of thumbtacks were inspired by cat… More »

 
Cover: Cat's Eyes to Reflectors

Cat's Eyes to Reflectors

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Cat's Eyes to Reflectors, readers will discover how the invention of reflectors were inspired by… More »

 
Cover: Kingfishers to Bullet Trains

Kingfishers to Bullet Trains

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Kingfishers to Bullet Trains, readers will discover how the invention of bullet trains were modeled… More »

 
Cover: Lampreys to Robots

Lampreys to Robots

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Lampreys to Robots, readers will discover how the invention of robots were inspired by the lamprey… More »

 
Cover: Porcupine Quills to Needles

Porcupine Quills to Needles

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Porcupine Quills to Needles, readers will discover how the invention of needles were inspired by… More »

 
Cover: Woodpeckers to Helmets

Woodpeckers to Helmets

Some of the greatest inventions that changed the modern world have been based on nature. In Woodpeckers to Helmets, readers will discover how the invention of helmets were inspired by… More »

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