Future of the Environment

Bumblebees bearing high-tech backpacks act as a living data collection platform

The backpacks will help researchers collect data. Image: REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

Devin Coldewey
Writer, TechCrunch
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Computer scientists and engineers at the University of Washington have created a sensor package that is small enough to ride aboard a bumblebee.Credit: Mark Stone/University of Washington
Computer scientists and engineers at the University of Washington have created a sensor package that is small enough to ride aboard a bumblebee.Credit: Mark Stone/University of Washington Image: Mark Stone/University of Washington
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