Hotaruika-Firefly Squid / ホタルイカ

Ry Nakajima will be conducting his first set of experiments with Hotaruika (Firefly squid) at Toyama Prefecture in Japan.  Here are some photos of his 1/1 hotaruika model called “Firefly Squid bioluminescent-communication module.”  He will attempt to talk to a squid using this module via “call and response.”  More soon.

 

This project is made possible by McKnight/ARAC Individual Artist Career Development Grant, SFA Faculty Development Grant and Imizu City Fisherman’s Union.

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One Comment on “Hotaruika-Firefly Squid / ホタルイカ”

  1. Bill Chance says:

    Really cool stuff – love the photographs – so simple yet so exotic.


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