Sidewinder study

Sidewinder study

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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Engineering, Research, Physics and Physical Sciences, Robotics
robot, sidewinder, Snake, snake robot
  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 4, 2015 - 11:25am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:39pm