Robo-chick adds insight to penguin research

ReutersPublished: November 7, 20142 views
Published: November 7, 2014

Researchers and film makers are using an adorable roving robot to spy on emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica. University of Strasbourg scientists fitted the four-wheeled rover with a baby penguin costume and will soon be equipped with sensors to gather data about the notoriously shy birds. Ben Gruber reports. Credit to Reuters.

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