swarms

swarms

Oh Look. Russia’s Annual Plague of Locusts Is Here

Watch a car drive into the heart of locust storm.
Ben Sullivan
7.20.17
Baja California

Scientists Have No Explanation for This Mysterious Swarm of Thousands of Crabs

The ocean continues to be full of mysteries.
Sarah Emerson
4.12.16
war

F-16s Are Deploying Swarms of Tiny Drones Now

Perdix drones are real.
David Axe
3.11.16
bugs

Insect Swarms Go Supercritical

A new study finds clouds of tiny bugs mirroring one of the weirdest non-states of matter.
Michael Byrne
12.2.14
cats

'Cat Rides a Sheep' Is the Best YouTube Video

Let's about the power of massive, distributed swarm of robots that can work semi-autonomously with light human direction
Derek Mead
11.14.14
robots

A Thousand of These 'Droplet' Robots Will Test Swarm Algorithms

A university crowdfunding campaign wants to create a "liquid that thinks" with a horde of swarming robots.
DJ Pangburn
5.9.14
birds

A Flock of Birds Flows Like a Liquid and Shatters Like a Solid

In how they move; their physical state is more accurately described as "birds."
Ben Richmond
4.25.14
Motherboard Blog

Shut Up and Behold the Deafening Song of the 17-Year Cicada

They're back, and loud as ever.
Brian Anderson
5.2.13
tech

Robot Swarms for the Masses

Looks like another Michael Crichton future is here.
Derek Mead
11.28.11
Motherboard Blog

The Most Beautiful Starling Swarm Porn

One of the great paradoxes of nature is that even as "everything is breaking down":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Entropy, everything – from humans to fish, inanimate objects to birds – is spontaneously synchronizing. Both forces are exerting...
Brian Anderson
11.5.11