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Familiar Diversions

I'm a librarian who loves anime, manga, and reading a wide variety of genres.

Currently reading

Binary Storm (Liege-Killer)
Christopher Hinz
Progress: 39/436 pages
The Shape of Water
Guillermo del Toro, Daniel Kraus
Progress: 72/313 pages
Princess Prince
Tomoko Taniguchi
Progress: 310/336 pages
FREE: Locke & Key
Tatiana Maslany, Audible Studios, Joe Hill, Gabriel Rodríguez, Kate Mulgrew, Haley Joel Osment, Full Cast
Progress: 91/806 minutes

This video is mentioned near the end of The Lives of Ants - Elisabeth Gordon,Laurent Keller  


Edit: Some more details - this is a demonstration of how small swarmbots could work together to shift something many times larger and heavier than they are. The colors are a method of communication. In this case, red means "I need help," at least according to the book.