posted on Dec, 9 2012 @ 09:39 PM
reply to post by smyleegrl
very awesome...I know, those two words don't flow all that great, but I needed a unique superlative from my normal ones for this! This will be my
second flag of the day, i'm more of a once-a-month flag kinda guy (cell phone is my normal access method and it just takes that extra
blackberry-slllloooow step. That's my way of saying thank you for an awesome post, bringing to my attention.
3 things from this for me:
1) the awareness of the find itself. Just another tidbit of ancient knowledge to wonder and muse at.
2) got my gears going about looking into the ancient "world maps" again - I'd love globes from different time periods in my basement/home office
3) can engineers learn something from this? Some of our most advanced tech has borrowed from nature (example, stealth bomber - manta ray)...could
there be a city bus running on a couple of solar panels using a drive based on this little guy's movement?