Animal Inspired Robots

Wild Eats and Adorable Treats: 40 Animal-Inspired Meals and Snacks for Kids

Wild Eats and Adorable Treats: 40 Animal-Inspired Meals and Snacks for Kids by Jill Mills
English | 22 Oct. 2015 | ISBN: 1634503414 | 196 Pages | AZW3 (Kindle)/HTML/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 17.84 MB

Wild Eats and Adorable Treats is full of simple, healthy recipes that kids will enjoy because all the meals resemble kids' favorite animals. The dishes run the gamut, from breakfast delights to lunches and snacks to take to school, and of course dinner and desserts to make at home.
Paolo Arena, "Dynamical Systems, Wave-Based Computation and Neuro-Inspired Robots" [Repost]

Paolo Arena, "Dynamical Systems, Wave-Based Computation and Neuro-Inspired Robots"
English | ISBN: 3211787747 | edition 2008 | PDF | 255 pages | 27.8 mb

The book deals with a new way to conceive bio-robotics, linking this subject to the theory of nonlinear dynamical systems and analog/logic circuits, like Cellular Nonlinear Networks and spiking networks.
Tutsplus - Creating Animal-Inspired Fantasy Creatures

Tutsplus - Creating Animal-Inspired Fantasy Creatures
15 Lessons | 1 hours | .MP4 | aac, 44.1KHz, stereo | h264, yuv420p, 1280x720, 25fps | 1.13GB
Genre: E-learning | Char Reed

In this course, you'll learn how to use Adobe Photoshop to create two animal-inspired fantasy creatures. Starting with realistic animal design principles, you will learn how to incorporate animal design into a believable fantasy creature. Then you will learn how to use photos to give texture to your fantasy creature and bring it to life for movie, video game or even television productions!
Dynamical Systems, Wave-Based Computation and Neuro-Inspired Robots (repost)

Paolo Arena, "Dynamical Systems, Wave-Based Computation and Neuro-Inspired Robots"
English | ISBN: 3211787747 | edition 2008 | PDF | 255 pages | 27.8 mb

The book deals with a new way to conceive bio-robotics, linking this subject to the theory of nonlinear dynamical systems and analog/logic circuits, like Cellular Nonlinear Networks and spiking networks. The topic is treated as a series of lessons, explaining the details of the different aspects, from Neurobiology to Electronics, to Robotics, including specific sensory and sensorymotor system modelling and implementation by using spiking networks. Moreover, it is explained how bio-robots can be used to model biological behaviours.
Pet Pages Unleashed!: Fetching Ideas for Animal-Inspired Scapbook Pages

Pet Pages Unleashed!: Fetching Ideas for Animal-Inspired Scapbook Pages (Memory Makers)
Memory Makers | 2006 | ISBN: 1892127725 | English | 128 pages | PDF | 23.65 Mb

Pets are beloved family members and a cherished part of countless events and memories. This inspiring guide offers pet lovers hundreds of creative ideas for immortalizing their favorite animals with specially designed scrapbook pages.

Bio-Inspired Emergent Control of Locomotion Systems  

Posted by blmid at Oct. 8, 2007
Bio-Inspired Emergent Control of Locomotion Systems

Mattia Frasca, "Bio-Inspired Emergent Control of Locomotion Systems"
World Scientific | June 2004 | ISBN-10: 9812389199 | PDF | 10 Mb | 206 pages

This book deals with locomotion control of biologically inspired robots realized through an analog circuital paradigm as cellular nonlinear networks. It presents a general methodology for the control of bio-inspired robots and several case studies, as well as describes a new approach to motion control and the related circuit architecture.

PBS Nova - Rise of the Robots (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 2, 2016
PBS Nova - Rise of the Robots (2016)

PBS Nova - Rise of the Robots (2016)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3172 Kbps | 53mn 25s | 1.24 GB
Audio: English AAC 161 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science, Technology

Machines are everywhere. They run our factory assembly lines and make our coffee. But robots-machines with human-like capabilities-have long been the stuff of science fiction. Until now. Fueled by an ambitious DARPA challenge, the race is on to design a robot that can replace humans in disaster relief situations.

Planning and Decision Making for Aerial Robots [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 1, 2016
Planning and Decision Making for Aerial Robots [Repost]

Planning and Decision Making for Aerial Robots by Yasmina Bestaoui Sebbane
English | 21 Jan. 2014 | ISBN: 3319037064 | 420 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

This book provides an introduction to the emerging field of planning and decision making for aerial robots. An aerial robot is the ultimate form of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, an aircraft endowed with built-in intelligence, requiring no direct human control and able to perform a specific task.

CBC - The Nature of Things: Think Like an Animal (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 28, 2016
CBC - The Nature of Things: Think Like an Animal (2016)

CBC - The Nature of Things: Think Like an Animal (2016)
WEBRip | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2430 Kbps | 44mn 8s | 828 MiB
Audio: English AAC 189 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

How smart are animals? Traditionally, we’ve answered that question by comparing them to us. But recently scientists have begun to Think Like an Animal. In this entertaining, thought-provoking documentary, we explore exciting new research and dispel old myths about how animals really think. From the foothills of the Canadian Rockies to a nature reserve in South Africa, Think Like an Animal features cutting edge researchers and the fascinating creatures they’re studying - animals that possess more complex cognitive skills and emotional depth than we humans once assumed.

Animal Man de Grant Morrison Libro 1: El zoo humano  Comics

Posted by Coda at Nov. 18, 2016
Animal Man de Grant Morrison Libro 1: El zoo humano

Animal Man de Grant Morrison Libro 1: El zoo humano
ECC Cómics, 2016 | Spanish | CBR | 243 págs. | 367 MB
Guión: Grant Morrison; Dibujo: Chaz Truog, Tom Grummett

Bienvenidos al mundo de Buddy Baker. Un superhéroe de segunda fifila enfrentado a dilemas morales y problemas del mundo real. Cariñoso marido y padre entregado, trata de ganarse la vida empleando las extrañas habilidades que posee, derivadas de un reino animal que defifiende vehementemente como activista. Pero mientras busca el modo de mantener su conciencia tranquila y a su familia unida, sobre el futuro de Animal Man se cierne una crisis existencial que podría dinamitar su noción de la realidad…