Porcupines

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Video
Abstract: 

Naturalist Nancy Gibson brings a porcupine to the Newton's
studio. We discover that the quills are made of the same
material as hair. She dispels the myth that porcupines can
"throw" their quills.

Author: 
Newton's Apple
Topic Areas: 
Wildlife
Habitat
Zoology
Environmental Sciences
Target Audience: 
Grades 7-9
Grades Pre K-6
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

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Pages/Length: 
3 min
Date Produced/Published: 
4/3/96
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Material format or language other than English: 
no
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