Month: December 2015


Introduction: This collaboration is inspired by a deep interest in the way people perceive non-human animals and questioning the similarities that can be drawn between humans and all living creatures. Leslie Ruckman and I created SurveillAnts, as a means to provoke people’s curiosity about non-human life, emergent intelligence, and systemic patterns. We wish to evoke

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Ants – Blob Ditection & New House

Based on the illustration that was depicted on a previous post we have finally built our first prototype. Realising the ants in their new house can be seen in the following video.   Blob detection: We Tested our tracking methods and the impact of materials.   In order to improve our tracking, we used black dots

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