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From termite den to-- office building

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Publisher:
Cherry Lake Pub.,
Pub. Date:
[2014]
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
930L
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Learn about how nature has inspired technological innovations with this book on the similarities between termite dens and a new office building design. Integrating both historical and scientific perspectives, this book explains how termite dens inspired a new office building design. Readers will make connections and examine the relationship between the two concepts. Sidebars, photographs, a glossary, and a concluding chapter on important people in the field add detail and depth to this informational text on biomimicry.
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ISBN:
9781624317552
Lexile measure:
930L
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subject_facet Architecture -- Technological innovations, Biomimicry, Office buildings -- Design and construction, Termites -- Habitations
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title_full From termite den to-- office building / by Nel Yomtov
title_short From termite den to-- office building
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