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Karl's new beak : 3-D printing builds a bird a better life

Author: Lela Nargi; Harriet Popham
Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Editions, a Capstone Imprint, [2019] ©2019
Series: Encounter (Capstone Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Karl is an Abyssinian ground hornbill with a special challenge. His lower bill had broken off and made eating difficult. Karl did a great job of adapting and finding new ways to eat, but he wasn't getting all the food he needed. His zookeepers at the National Zoo and friends at the Smithsonian Institute wanted to help. Could an old bird skeleton and a 3-D printer give Karl a new beak? Karl's new adventure was about  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Instructional and educational works
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nargi, Lela.
Karl's new beak.
North Mankato, Minnesota : an imprint of Capstone Editions, [2019]
(DLC) 2018029604
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lela Nargi; Harriet Popham
ISBN: 9781684460267 1684460263
OCLC Number: 1042083308
Target Audience: Age 6-8.
Description: 27 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Encounter (Capstone Press)
Other Titles: Smithsonian
Responsibility: by Lela Nargi ; illustrations by Harriet Popham.

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Karl is an Abyssinian ground hornbill with a special challenge. His lower bill had broken off and made eating difficult. Karl did a great job of adapting and finding new ways to eat, but he wasn't getting all the food he needed. His zookeepers at the National Zoo and friends at the Smithsonian Institute wanted to help. Could an old bird skeleton and a 3-D printer give Karl a new beak? Karl's new adventure was about to begin!

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