Fish Follow Robot Leader: Study

Fish Follow Robot Leader: Study

There are 2 comments on the NBC New York story from Mar 5, 2012, titled Fish Follow Robot Leader: Study. In it, NBC New York reports that:

In nature fish at the front of a school beat their tails at a greater frequency than those who gather in their wake, ScienceDaily reported.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at NBC New York.

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#1 Mar 5, 2012
Swim right into my nets you suckers!

Butler, PA

#2 Mar 5, 2012
It is just fluid dynamics, The ones in the back don't have to work as hard because of the disturbed water. There for, the Leader is the stronger fish. It works that way with geese too. the first one in the vee has to work harder. the others ride the wingtip vortex (hence the vee)

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Robots Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Help wanted: Amazon holds job fair to hire 50,0... Sep 19 Simplejim 3
News If there's alien life in the universe, where is... (Jul '15) Sep 17 SoE 209
News Researchers creating warning system for toxic a... Jul '17 Christaliban 2
News 'Transformers: The Last Knight' sets a new low ... Jul '17 FrenchVanilla88 2
News Security robot meets untimely demise after drow... Jul '17 a_visitor 10
News Security Robot Meets Untimely Demise After Drow... Jul '17 nanoanomaly 1
News Soft and stretchy fabric-based sensors for wear... Jul '17 science bee 1
More from around the web