Science X - Simulating Nature Kit - 15 Learning Activities
Where Science, Fun and Learning Collide!
Explore the World Through Science X!
Discover New Branches of Science with this Activity Kit. 15 Amazing Activities Like:
- Bionics or Bio-mimicry (Technology based on Nature)
- Build a Stable Bridge
- Discover the Lotus Effect
- Build an Artificial Hand!
What do polar bears and houses have in common? How have they helped us to build better houses? What have fish taught us? Are there self-cleaning plants? Explore the fascinating world of bionics and how we mimic and adapt the way animals and plants solve problems in the design of our own technologies. By studying biology and nature, humans have learned ways to improve mankind's world.
Contents: 1 Set of Simulation Cards, 1 Packet of Nasturtium Seeds, 1 Pipette, 1 Piece of Water-Repellent Fabric, 1 Piece of Clear Plastic, 1 Zanonia Glider, 1 Washer, 3 Paper Maple Seed Models, 1 Packet of String, 1 Card Paper Bridge, 1 Cardboard Fish Fin Model, 1 Piece of Velcro®, 3 Paper Polar Bear Shapes, 1 Piece of Bubble Wrap, 1 Cardboard Model Hand, 5 Straws, 1 Plastic Ball, 1 Paper Seed Pod Model, Detailed Instruction Manual
Recommended for ages 8 and up with Adult Supervision
Note: Extra household materials may be needed to complete some activities. See Instructions for details