How to Make a Turtle Using Sea Shells & a Star Fish?

Answer After a vacation to the beach, many travelers come home with a collection of seashells. Remember your trip for years to come by making a memento with these small treasures. Create a turtle using an... Read More »

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Are turtle shells supposed to fall off the turtle?

No, turtle shells aren't supposed to fall off. A shell is made from bone and plates made of keratin called scutes. Many freshwater turtles will shed their scutes as they grow but they do not shed t... Read More »

How Turtle Shells Grow?

A turtle's shell is predominantly keratin, the same fibrous protein found in bones, nails, teeth and horns. Baby turtles hatch with a perfectly formed shell that hardens and continues to grow, rege... Read More »

How strong are turtle shells?

A turtle's shell is composed of a bony substance and is known as a carapace. The shell is extremely strong. For example, the shell of a box turtle can support up to 200 times its weight.References:... Read More »

Can I make cream puff shells using pastry flour?

The flour for cream puffs needs a lot of gluten protein to rise properly. Pastry flour is too starchy and does not have enough protein. Most bakers recommend bread flour or all-purpose flour.Refere... Read More »