Home About Services Resources Contacts News Search
The Greening Schools website is being minimally maintained. Learn more.

Link Details

Title: Critter Chemistry

URL: http://pubs.acs.org/cen/critter/critterchemistry.html

Abstract: Nature is all about chemistry. This collection of articles provides valuable insight into the animal kingdom and some of the chemical features of these wonderful creatures. For example, what is special about the feat of gecko feet that allows them to hang onto ceilings when spiders might fall. Some of the creative titles include collagen cocoons, butterfly wings, worms with a copper smile (sic), and bees on patrol.

Source: Chemical and Engineering News

Date of Publication: February 2005

Resource Type: Classroom Materials - Web site

Green Your Lesson Plan Associated Subjects: