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Learning from animals: 30 Animals That Made Us Smarter

24 June 2019

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Biomimicry is a growing area of research into nature inspired innovation solutions. It is explored in a BBC podcast series called 30 Animals That Made Us Smarter presented by biologist, Patrick Aryee.

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Indicators of progression for discussion starters

Component Indicator Level
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to describe the relationship between technology and the made, natural and social world 2
Characteristics of technology Use this and other examples to discuss examples of creative and critical thinking that have supported technological innovation 5

Keywords: biomimicry, digital, construction and mechanical, materials, characteristics of technology

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