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The Shark's Paintbrush

Biomimicry and How Nature Is Inspiring Innovation

The Shark's Paintbrush( )
Author: Harman, Jay
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:White Cloud Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
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Why does the bumblebee have better aerodynamics than a 747? How can a seashell keep a microchip from overheating? What structural design is shared by a tornado and a blood vessel? How can the design of a butterfly wing reduce the world’s lighting energy bill by 80%? Since the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, manufacturers have built things by a process now known as "heat, beat, and treat.” They’d start with a raw material, use...
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Detailed Subjects: Science / Biotechnology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.25 Inches
Book Weight:1.562 Pounds

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