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EFFICIENCY: It’s a bird! No, it’s a train!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix campus

In this activity, learn how a bird inspired an engineer to build a faster, quieter and more efficient bullet train. Over 3.8 billion years, nature has found efficient solutions to move and live on land, through the air or under the sea. When we look to nature to improve the things we make, it’s called “biomimicry. After completing this activity, you will be awarded a Transportation station recipe card. Collect all six recipe cards and you will be recognized as a Sustainability Super Hero and be awarded a prize pack!


Building: University Center (UCENT)
Room or Location: Lobby

Host: Sustainability Solutions Festival