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The Resource Wings & beaks, written by Tessa Miller

Wings & beaks, written by Tessa Miller

Label
Wings & beaks
Title
Wings & beaks
Statement of responsibility
written by Tessa Miller
Title variation
Wings and beaks
Title variation remainder
Technology inspired by animals
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout time, people have looked to the skies and dreamed of flying. In 1903, the Wright brothers finally achieved flight, but only after years of studying birds. In Animal Tech : Wings and Beaks, readers will follow the stories of the scientists and engineers who have observed, studied, and micmicked the abilities of flying creatures, from bees and dragonflies to bats and birds. Students will be inspired to explore STEM fields after learning how the study of the skies has led to fascinating and life-changing technology that has shaped our world
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Tessa
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Animal tech
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Flight
  • Sonar
  • Echolocation (Physiology)
  • Geometry
  • Shock absorbers
  • Biotechnology
  • Biomimetics
  • Engineering design
  • Robotics
  • Pattern formation (Physical sciences)
  • Drone aircraft
  • Biomimetics
  • Biotechnology
  • Drone aircraft
  • Echolocation (Physiology)
  • Engineering design
  • Geometry
  • Pattern formation (Physical sciences)
  • Robotics
  • Shock absorbers
  • Sonar
  • Technology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Wings & beaks, written by Tessa Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index and glossary
  • "Technology inspired by animals" - front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Activity
  • Introduction
  • Birds & airplanes
  • Woodpeckers & shock absorbers
  • Kingfishers & bullet trains
  • Bats & sonar
  • Dragonflies & drones
  • Bees & delivery app
  • Conclusion
Control code
on1021809307
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781629207360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1021809307
Label
Wings & beaks, written by Tessa Miller
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes index and glossary
  • "Technology inspired by animals" - front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Activity
  • Introduction
  • Birds & airplanes
  • Woodpeckers & shock absorbers
  • Kingfishers & bullet trains
  • Bats & sonar
  • Dragonflies & drones
  • Bees & delivery app
  • Conclusion
Control code
on1021809307
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781629207360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1021809307

Library Locations

    • Farmington Public LibraryBorrow it
      2101 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, NM, 87401, US
      36.7496343 -108.1809457
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