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3D glasses crafted for praying mantises

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 25 April 2014 - 10:47 PM

They might look a little like the Elton John of the insect world, but these spectacle wearing praying mantises are part of an experiment into 3D vision.

British scientists have made the world's smallest pair of 3D glasses for the carnivorous insects to wear.


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Posted 25 April 2014 - 11:04 PM

Oh, good I was worried they weren't able to enjoy the latest blockbuster films

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Posted 25 April 2014 - 11:16 PM

Some scientists need to get out more!!

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Posted 25 April 2014 - 11:58 PM

I don't see this catching on... I mean... How many movie watching mantid's carry around enough spare change for popcorn and a soda?...

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Posted 26 April 2014 - 01:12 AM

We could maybe invest our time to finally put on the market renewable energy capable technologies and free the world out of the possible collapse of the hydrocarbon industry dependance... NAAAH lets put 3D glasses on a mantis Y'ALL :no:

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