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From gecko feet to adhesive tape
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Published:
Ann Arbor, Michigan : Cherry Lake Publishing, 2014.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.2 - AR Pts: 1
Lexile measure:
960L
Rating:
11-13.
Status:
Hill, H. G. Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
668 MAR
Marshall Middle - Teen Non-Fiction
668 MAR
Meigs Middle Magnet - Teen Non-Fiction
668 MAR
Description
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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668 MAR
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781624317521 (lib. bdg.) :, 9781624317583 (pbk.)
Reading Level:
MG
Level 6.2, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
960

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Citation/References
Junior Library Guild
Description
Explains how gecko feet inspired the invention of a new adhesive tape, incorporating both historical and scientific perspectives.
Target Audience
11-13.
Target Audience
6-8.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Mara, W. (2014). From gecko feet to adhesive tape. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Cherry Lake Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mara, Wil. 2014. From Gecko Feet to Adhesive Tape. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Cherry Lake Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Mara, Wil, From Gecko Feet to Adhesive Tape. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Cherry Lake Publishing, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Mara, Wil. From Gecko Feet to Adhesive Tape. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Cherry Lake Publishing, 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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