Robotic Gorilla (Hardcover)

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Moving from biology to technology, readers explore the worlds of gorillas and robots. For decades, scientists have looked to gorillas and other creatures for inspiration. The book teaches about gorilla behavior and anatomy, the design and development of robots, and what happens when scientists combine gorillas and robots. This complete kit to build a walking gorilla is sure to inspire young animal and robot enthusiasts. The robotic gorilla comes with a plastic case, an internal motor, moving arms and legs, illuminated eyes, and a snapping jaw. Also included are a 32-page book, 24 fact cards, and a 15" x 20" poster.

About the Author

Paul Beck has been writing about science since 1994. His science specialties include sound, music, language, and animals. When his 20-year stint developing exhibits for Seattle's hands-on Pacific Science Center ended, he devoted himself to the life of the freelance writer. He is the author of more than 30 books, including Uncover a Dog, Explore Within a Pirate Ship, Skulls, and The Field Guide to Safari Animals. He lives in Seattle.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781607107767
ISBN-10: 1607107767
Publisher: Silver Dolphin Books
Publication Date: March 25th, 2014
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Robotic