Sheila Patek

Sheila Patek cronometra gli animali più veloci.

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La biologa Sheila Patek parla delle sue ricerche sulla misura della stomopoda, uno dei movimenti più veloci tra quelli possibili nel regno animale, usando una video camera capace di riprendere 20000 fotogrammi al secondo.

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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.