From gecko feet to adhesive tape

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Cherry Lake Publishing,
Pub. Date:
2014.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.2 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
960L
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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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9781624317521
9781624317583
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.2, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
960L
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Anatomy
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Geckos
Inventions