kevan + mazes   6

Scientists have created a microscopic, real life-or-death version of Pac-Man | Polygon
"The goal of the study was to discover how euglena respond to being in a life-or-death situation when being chased by rotifers in an physical area that's less than 1mm in diameter."
games  simulations  death  mazes 
july 2016 by kevan Vinyl Data
"[Shakin' Stevens] also had a Spectrum game included on a vinyl release. [...] The goal of 'The Shaky Game' is to drive Shakin' Stevens' car to the center of a maze while avoiding bats, who bite you."
games  music  sound  secrets  mazes 
june 2007 by kevan
Retro Rip-Offs: The Classic Gaming Clone Wars from
"These days it's World War II-themed squad-based combat and urban warfare sandbox mass-murder simulators. In 1993 it was first-person shooters. In 1986 it was side-scrolling mascot platformers. In 1980 it was maze games."
games  history  law  mazes 
february 2006 by kevan
Adrian Fisher Mazes Ltd - Multi-Sensory Mobility Maze for the Blind
"Training opportunities include a section of brick wall with 4 gaps in it; blind people can be trained to detect the gaps without touching, mainly by different sound echoes, and partly by changes in air pressure on the face."
children  puzzles  eyes  sound  mazes  via:holly 
july 2005 by kevan
Maze Navigation by Honeybees: Learning Path Regularity
"Performance was best in the constant-turn mazes [...] and poorest in the variable irregular mazes. These results demonstrate that bees do not navigate such mazes simply by memorizing the entire sequence of appropriate turns."
bees  puzzles  maps  brains  mazes 
march 2005 by kevan
Bilderberg Archiv der Fotografen GmbH - Features
Gallery of maze photos. Oddly interconnected-looking, when shown next to one another.
architecture  photos  walking  mazes 
june 2004 by kevan

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