Electrical engineer Viktor Gruev, pictured with the latest version of the ‘mantis cam,’ which uses polarization to replicate the vision of mantis shrimp and provide a kind of underwater GPS.
Electrical engineer Viktor Gruev, pictured with the latest version of the ‘mantis cam,’ which uses polarization to replicate the vision of mantis shrimp and provide a kind of underwater GPS. Courtesy University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Electrical engineer Viktor Gruev, pictured with the latest version of the ‘mantis cam,’ which uses polarization to replicate the vision of mantis shrimp and provide a kind of underwater GPS. Courtesy University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Lost at sea? This camera mimics way shrimp see and might help rescuers find you

April 04, 2018 02:00 PM