a home for hermit crab | National Aquarium - WATERblog
Inomata’s project isn’t the only attempting to 3-D printing homes for hermit crabs; attempted to crowdsource designs for actual beaches. In some parts of the world, as overzealous beachcombers take too many shells from beaches, hermit crabs are facing a housing shortage.
An artist in Japan uses 3-D printing to create homes for hermit crabs that represent famous places and architecture from around the world. Julie Noce reports.
This book could be used in the classroom to discuss homes, making homes comfortable, changing homes and why we have to change homes. A cute craft could be creating a shell/home for hermit crab and writing about why it would be a good home for crab.