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(BBC)   So apparently birds react badly to the prospect of a zombie robot apocalypse, go figure   ( divider line
    More: Strange, Robosparrow, robot uprising, Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, aggression, Duke University  
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2013-02-26 08:55:08 AM  
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Some birds here don't react well to zombies robots.
2013-02-26 09:11:34 AM  
An ex-sparrow?
2013-02-26 09:12:29 AM  
WTF ever happened to "don't play with dead things"?

/ lawn, off
2013-02-26 09:18:25 AM  

KrispyKritter: WTF ever happened to "don't play with dead things"?

This would make a good Photoshop theme.

(picture of a corpse blocking the bottom of a playground slide goes here)
2013-02-26 09:27:14 AM  
What the...

@$&#ing link.

/Full resolution THIS!
2013-02-26 09:33:34 AM  

I_Am_Weasel: What the...

@$&#ing link.

/Full resolution THIS!

, Trebek!

/just had to ftfy.
2013-02-26 10:18:50 AM  
Anybody else read the article? Can't quote on my dumbphone, but this strikes me as bad science
2013-02-26 10:19:33 AM  
How does "it was attacked whether it waved its wings or not" translate into "proves wing-waving is a sign of aggression"?
2013-02-26 12:13:51 PM  
The robosparrow has only one natural predator.
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2013-02-26 12:56:27 PM  

Ivo Shandor: The robosparrow has only one natural predator.
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That thing is SO creepy.  We should get the Pentagon to use UAVs like that.  Creep out our enemies.
2013-02-26 09:28:00 PM  
That dead sparrow inhabited the cube across from me for five long years
2013-02-26 10:03:22 PM  
FTA:  "Eventually the head fell off and the wing stopped moving."

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