We’re getting closer to MACNA and the end of summer ? but we have another edition of the Friday Smorgasbord that hopefully is a nice consolation prize. Have a great weekend all!
Home for Wayward Goldfish
Don’t flush that goldfish or release it in the wild, because the outcome is just bad! But what are you going to do with that fish when its got nowhere else to go? The Paris Aquarium has found a unique way to deal with this, providing refuge to unwanted goldfish and developing a fun display while they’re at it.
3D Fish Bowl
Fish art is awesome and this project is meticulously built using layers and layers of resin to deliver this glorious 3D rendering.
Eye Spy a RoboFish
The SoFi is a robotic fish that is built to spy on other fish. Designed by MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), it is designed “to swim naturally alongside other fish in open water and spy on them without raising suspicions or disturbing their natural habitat.”
Take a Bite Outta Coral
McGruff the Crime Dog wants to take a bite outta crime, but some sea turtles have an appetite for coral and have scientists wondering why. The Hawksbill turtle was thought to have a taste for sponges however, their diet is much more diverse and their much more unique than previously thought.
The Final Frontier?
The bottom of the ocean is a fascinating place and here’s more proof.