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Theo Jansen's Strandbeest

Theo Jansen's Strandbeest

This website describes the work of the Dutch physicist, Theo Jansen, in designing a "new nature" or walking beach creature (Animari). They are made out of yellow plastic tubes, and actually walk in the wind. He started this project in 1990.

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Sally Robertson
Sally Robertson (Librarian)
6 years ago

This looks like a great thing for engineering students to study. It needs to be reviewed by some mechanical engineers and physicists.

Time spent reviewing site: 30 min.
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