STEM Body: Bionic BodiesISBN: 9781629208367 Published: April 2021
Reading Level: Upper Primary, Lower Secondary
Publisher: Lerner Publishing
Product Category: Health PE&PD / Health PE&PD: Body / Health PE&PD: Body - Human Bio
The first prosthetic limb was discovered in an Egyptian tomb. This simple technology allowed an amputee to walk again. Across 2,000 years, advances in materials, science, medicine, and computer science have led to the newest version of this life-changing technology: prosthetics that can be controlled by a person's thoughts alone. In Bionic Bodies, readers will learn about this and other bionic technology, getting inside the incredible machines that can repair and augment human bodies. Get inspired to explore STEM fields after learning how bionic breakthroughs have led to transformational products!