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The Resource Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs : with 25 projects, Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell

Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs : with 25 projects, Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell

Label
Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs : with 25 projects
Title
Bioengineering
Title remainder
discover how nature inspires human designs : with 25 projects
Statement of responsibility
Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In Bioengineering: Discover How Nature Inspires Human Designs, readers ages 9--12 explore the engineering and innovation that come from the natural world around us and use their own interactions with nature to inspire new designs. Introduces bioengineering, which combines life sciences and engineering to inspire scientific discovery and the invention of new technologies. Includes recent relevant topics in the news while providing a historical perspective of previous scientific discoveries. Promotes a sense of responsibility for endangered plant and animal species."--Publisher's website
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
660.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • Guided Reading level: Z
LC call number
TA164
LC item number
.B87 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Build it yourself series
  • Focus on science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs : with 25 projects, Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is bioengineering? -- Bioengineering in communication and sound waves -- Bioengineering in energy -- Bioengineered household -- Transportation -- Construction and architecture -- Healthy living -- Bioengineered clothing -- Farming
Control code
ocn933590669
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
v, 122 pages
Isbn
9781619303669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933590669
  • (Sirsi) a1956415
Label
Bioengineering : discover how nature inspires human designs : with 25 projects, Christine Burillo-Kirch ; illustrated by Alexis Cornell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is bioengineering? -- Bioengineering in communication and sound waves -- Bioengineering in energy -- Bioengineered household -- Transportation -- Construction and architecture -- Healthy living -- Bioengineered clothing -- Farming
Control code
ocn933590669
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
v, 122 pages
Isbn
9781619303669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)933590669
  • (Sirsi) a1956415

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