animal locomotion


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animal locomotion

[′an·ə·məl ‚lō·kə′mō·shən]
(zoology)
Progressive movement of an animal body from one point to another.
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Dubbed as the fusion of yoga, martial arts, and animal locomotion, the Budokon yoga is considered to help one attain a toned body, according to the South China Morning Post.
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: Animal locomotion analysis system.
The plenary presentations for CLAWAR 2015 discuss infrastructure robotics: opportunities and challenges, cognition-inspired robot learning and control, biologically inspired miniature jumping robots from design to control, and understanding animal locomotion using biologically inspired robotics and soft robotics.
19) This project, published in its entirety in 1887 under the title Animal Locomotion, lays much of the groundwork for the cinematic technologies and cinematic subjects of the next two decades, experimenting with diverse camera distances, speeds, timings, and angles.
We have applied it to predict all the main features of the design of animal locomotion, which includes human running and swimming.
This paper argues that Aristotle operates with a particular theoretical model in his explanation of animal locomotion, what the paper calls the "centralized incoming and outgoing motions" (CIOM) model.
Rieck's oil-on-canvas moonlit nocturne from 1856, and Eadweard Muybridge's Animal Locomotion collotypes (Descending stairs, turning, cup and saucer in right hand, 1887).
Since animal locomotion is basically a falling-forward process, Bejan contends that added height predicts an increase in speed.
It takes a trained eye like Braun's to notice what was masked in Muybridge's presentation of the material in his book Animal Locomotion.
The earnestly helpful Russian girl explains to me how her portfolio of designs traces a link between the horse-centred world of sport and the horse-centred world of the history of art, drawing on works as disparate as Picasso's monumental anti-war masterpiece Guernica, the pioneering animal locomotion studies of Eadweard Muybridge and the iconic equine symbolism of Soviet painter Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin.
It's revealing to contrast Asfar's "Constellations" with the work of Eadweard Muybridge, famed for his work on animal locomotion.
He would continue to develop his Animal Locomotion series and, in 1887, convinced the Corcoran Art Gallery in Washington, D.