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Building better robots / by Angie Smibert.

Smibert, Angie, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library J 629.8 SMI (Text) 70741000145622 Juvenile NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632353740
  • ISBN: 9781632353917
  • ISBN: 9781621435150
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : colred illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Humans have long dreamed of creating robots -- Da Vinci provides steady hand -- Bionic limbs help people move naturally again -- Paralyzed woman runs marathon with robot's help -- R2 takes a giant leap for robo-kind -- Rovers go where no person has gone -- Nature inspires roboticists -- Robot swarm uses teamwork to do big things -- Drones take to the skies -- Hubo wins robotics challenge -- Modular robots shape shift -- Social robot cracks jokes.
Summary, etc.: "Building Better Robots offers a cutting-edge, comprehensive look at one of science's biggest challenges. Includes a look at the history of the topic, recent breakthroughs, key facts to consider, and questions that remain unanswered."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: Grades 4 to 6.
780 Lexile.
Subject: Robotics > Juvenile literature.
Robotics > History > Juvenile literature.

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