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Sheila Patek:
Sheila Patek bestimmt die schnellsten Tiere

TED2004 · 16:25 · Filmed Feb 2004
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Sheila Patek: Sheila Patek bestimmt die schnellsten Tiere
16:25 · Filmed February 2004 at TED2004 · Subtitles available in 18 languages

Die Biologin Sheila Patek spricht über ihre Arbeit, die Vermessung der Nahrungsaufnahme des Fangschreckenkrebses, eine der schnellsten Bewegungen des Tierreichs, mithilfe von Filmaufnahmen bei 20.000 Einzelbildern pro Sekunde.

Biologist, biomechanics researcher
Biologist Sheila Patek is addicted to speed — animal speed. She's measured the fastest animal movements in the world, made by snail-smashing mantis shrimp and the snapping mandibles of trap-jaw ants. Full bio
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