Chloroplast Keychain

$22.75

mini-chloroplast.pngIf you ever wonder where all of that energy comes from, here is your answer! The chloroplast is the cellular organelle which is the site of photosynthesis in plants and algae, and hence the ultimate source of the majority of the biological fuels that we all depend on.

Our chloroplast keychain celebrates this important cellular structure. This carefully researched accessory shows the features of the chloroplast in great detail. See the thylakoids stacked into grana, inner and outer membranes, starch granules, and more! A hinge allows you to open the two halves of this articulating keychain to see the organelle in cross section. 

Modeled in a classic two-tone finish of antiqued pewter and antiqued brass. Comes with a colorful explanatory diagram. An educational accessory sure to please botanists, gardeners, and other appreciative heterotrophs!

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mini-chloroplast.pngIf you ever wonder where all of that energy comes from, here is your answer! The chloroplast is the cellular organelle which is the site of photosynthesis in plants and algae, and hence the ultimate source of the majority of the biological fuels that we all depend on.

Our chloroplast keychain celebrates this important cellular structure. This carefully researched accessory shows the features of the chloroplast in great detail. See the thylakoids stacked into grana, inner and outer membranes, starch granules, and more! A hinge allows you to open the two halves of this articulating keychain to see the organelle in cross section. 

Modeled in a classic two-tone finish of antiqued pewter and antiqued brass. Comes with a colorful explanatory diagram. An educational accessory sure to please botanists, gardeners, and other appreciative heterotrophs!

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Weight: 22.5 Grams
Dimensions (not including keyring): 2.7 cm high x 1.9 cm wide x 1.3 cm deep
Product Documentation: Chloroplast Diagram (PDF)
Other: Made in the USA of Genuine Pewter