Sidewinder in trackway2

Sidewinder in trackway2

A sidewinder snake is shown in a sand-filled trackway at Zoo Atlanta. Researchers from Georgia Tech, Carnegie-Mellon University, Zoo Atlanta and Oregon State University studied the snakes to understand the unique motion they use to climb sandy slopes. (Credit: Rob Felt)

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Life Sciences and Biology, Research
robot, School of Physics, sidewinder snake, Snake, snake-like robot
  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 4, 2015 - 11:05am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:50pm