Fur & Claws

Technology Inspired by Animals

From the Series Animal Tech

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What would life be like without Velcro? Did you know it was inspired by the way cockleburs get stuck in a dog’s fur? Learn about six life-changing technologies inspired by mammals. Readers can follow the stories of the scientists and engineers who have harnessed mammals’ abilities, developing them into powerful technologies that have shaped our world.

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Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre High/Low, Nonfiction
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, Animals, Science, STEM, STEM: Life Science/Animals
Copyright 2019
Publisher Full Tilt Press
Imprint Full Tilt Press
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2018-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051120, JNF061010
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 770
Features Activities, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Tessa Miller