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Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Psychedelic! Brine Shrimp Doing The Butterfly Stroke

"We investigate the fluid dynamics of brine shrimp larvae swimming in this gallery of fluid motion video."
Read the paper on ArXiv: "The Brine Shrimp's Butterfly Stroke"

This video I've edited for those with short attention spans.  It's all action!

This is the full video.  There's a lot of downtime, but there's a lot more psychedelic looking stuff going on too.

Credit: Brennan Johnson, Deborah Garrity, Lakshmi Prasad Dasi

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