Marcus Byrne:
Μάρκους Μπερν: Ο χορός του σκαθαριού της κοπριάς

TEDxWitsUniversity · 17:08 · Filmed Aug 2012
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Ένα σκαθάρι κοπριάς έχει έναν εγκέφαλο στο μέγεθος ενός κόκκου ρυζιού και όμως παρουσιάζει τεράστια νοημοσύνη όταν πρόκειται να κυλήσει την πηγή τροφής του — περιττώματα ζώων — σπίτι του. Πώς; Όλο αυτό γίνεται με ένα χορό. (Βιντεοσκοπημένο στο TEDxWitsUniversity.)

Marcus Byrne is fascinated by the way insects, particularly the intrepid dung beetle, have hardwired solutions to the challenges posed by their environments. Could they help humans solve problems? Full bio
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