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Birds, Boats, Biomimicry

Bird Butts, Boats, and Biomimicry with Becky!

Join Nauticus for an engaging program about biomimicry!

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location:Downtown Branch at Slover
235 E. Plume St.
Norfolk, Virginia 23510

Did you know that boat designers often look to nature for inspiration when crafting the perfect hull? From penguin bellies to bird bottoms, Mother Nature’s designs are the answer to human problems. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor, a bird enthusiast, or just someone with a curious mind, there’s something for everyone in this quirky exploration of bird butts, boats, and biomimicry. The Nauticus crew will explore the intersection of biology and engineering in this enlightening and entertaining talk. Expect laughs, insights, and even a few surprises! Fun for the whole family!