Fish robots put a scare into invasive species
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Fish robots put a scare into invasive species

Researchers engineer a robot that may help turn the tide against invasive mosquitofish.

A robot fish swims with smaller juvenile fish.
The robotic fish (left) that mimics the natural predator of mosquitofish (right) induces fear that leads to behavioral, morphological, and reproductive changes in the fish. Credit: Giovanni Polverino.
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