Sheila Patek

Sheila Patek bestimmt die schnellsten Tiere

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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.

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Sheila Patek · 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.

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.