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Design by Nature (Grades 4-12)

Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time tested patterns and strategies. Through experimentation with models, a live animal encounter, and exploration of how animal and plant adaptations have inspired human innovation, students will undertake a design challenge for the arid southwest.

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Introduction

Pre-Program Activity

On Grounds Activity

Post-Program Activity

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