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Electrolocation of Prey


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Created 06/22/2000

Here we see a visualization of how a species of electric fish uses an electric field and the position of its body to locate prey. The image was created by Malcolm MacIver using MATLAB and Illustrator in the VMIL.


  • Malcolm MacIver , NPA, Beckman Institute
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