February 8, 2012

Snake Behavior Probed Using 'Robosquirrel'

Samuel Kenyon, Science 2.0

AP Photo

Animal behavior scientists are teaming up with engineers to devise new kinds of research tools: mechatronic animal models. Or you could just call them robots.

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TAGGED: Squirrels, Snakes, Behavior, Robots


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Enemies, Allies & Lovers: Complex Animal Societies
Barbara King, Aeon
Back in my baboon-watching days in Amboseli National Park, Kenya, all eyes — at least, mine and the savannah baboons’ — were on monkey matrilines. These tight networks of monkey mothers, grandmothers, daughters, aunts, and... more ››