eBook Amazing Feats of Biological Engineering, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Abramovitz
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1629685267
  • ISBN-13: 9781629685267
  • DDC: 660.6
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released November 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Readers will marvel at the incredible engineering accomplishments in each of these engaging books. Through up-close examinations of three major projects, readers learn about core science and engineering concepts and principles at work in the discipline. The books also explore the tools used by engineers in their work, as well as issues that regularly come into play in the world of engineering, such as availability of resources and environmental impacts. Each book concludes with a forward look at the future of the discipline. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Science Fiction to Reality.
2: Biological Engineering.
3: The Bionic Leg.
4: The Bionic Future.
5: Synthetic Organs.
6: Custom Organs for All?.
7: Hello, Dolly.
8: Good-Bye, Dolly.
9: Future Directions.
Hands-On Project.
Planning a Career.
Essential Facts: Thought-Controlled Bionic Leg.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.