Focusing on Fruit Flies, Curiosity Takes Flight – NYTimes.com

Posted: October 11, 2013 in cognition/consciousness, evolution

“Fly flight is just a great phenomenon to study,” he said. “It has everything — from the most sophisticated sensory biology; really, really interesting physics; really interesting muscle physiology; really interesting neural computations. Just the entire process that keeps a fly hovering in space or flying through the air — it links to ecology, it links to energetics.”

via Focusing on Fruit Flies, Curiosity Takes Flight – NYTimes.com.

//Life is continually amazing in its beauty, intricacy, and variety for those with perspicacity. lw

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