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Author Kiffel-Alcheh, Jamie, author.

Title Explorer Academy future tech : the science behind the story / Jamie Kiffel-Alcheh

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2020
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 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 601.12 KIF    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 601.12 KIF    AVAILABLE
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Description 125 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Explorer academy ; 4.5
Trueit, Trudi Strain. Explorer Academy ; 4.5.
Note At head of title: National Geographic
Contents Wearable technology -- Training and survival technology -- Everyday technology -- Transformational technology
Summary You've gone on adventures with Cruz Coronado and his fellow recruits as they communicated with whales using the Universal Cetacean Communicator, camouflaged themselves using the Lumagine shadow badge, and deployed octopods to make speedy escapes. Now dive further into the near-future world of Explorer Academy by learning about the real-life scientific discoveries that inspired the gadgets. This cool book profiles real-life National Geographic explorers who devised innovations like RoboBees (Mell); it features cutting-edge tech that's actually being developed, and provides empowering stories of how tech is enabling conservation successes. Fields of study cover wearable technology, submersibles, robotics, medicine, space farming, everyday technology, and the world of the future. Every good explorer craves information, and now it's time to amp up your technology knowledge
Audience Ages 6-14. National Geographic Kids
Subject Technology -- Juvenile literature.
Future, The -- Juvenile literature.
Imagination -- Juvenile literature.
Technological forecasting -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Junior literature.
Added Title National Geographic kids.
Future tech
ISBN 9781426339141
1426339143
9781426339158
1426339151
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