From gecko feet to adhesive tape

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Learn about how nature has inspired technological innovations with this book on the similarities between gecko feet and a new adhesive tape. Integrating both historical and scientific perspectives, this book explains how gecko feet inspired the invention of an adhesive. 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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series Innovations From Nature
subject_facet Adhesive tape -- Juvenile literature, Adhesives -- Juvenile literature, Biomimicry -- Juvenile literature, Geckos -- Anatomy -- Juvenile literature, Inventions -- Juvenile literature
title_display From gecko feet to adhesive tape
title_full From gecko feet to adhesive tape / by Wil Mara
title_short From gecko feet to adhesive tape
topic_facet Adhesive tape, Adhesives, Anatomy, Biomimicry, Geckos, Inventions