Bits And Pieces – a kinetic artwork by Nils Volker consisting of 108 toy Hoberman Spheres suspended from the ceiling of NOME Gallery in Berlin, synchronised by microcontrollers into patterns designed to mimic biological systems.
The vocal stylings of a talented mimic and a regular visitor to the family that rescued him as a fledgling.
Lyrebird recorded last year at Healesville Sancturary outside Melbourne, perfectly mimicking the sound of a toy laser gun, human voices, a camera shutter and the songs of various other birds.
He’s currently working on an album of his own material.
A sled dog in
Kiruna, Sweden mimics the blah blah blahs of teh hoomins.
You’ll probably want to watch
This is some serious weapons-grade squee right here.
You may find yourself yowling along.
A cockatoo, rescued and adopted several years ago by a nice family, clearly recalls all the potty-mouthed blather from its former life.
Japanese musician Mitsuhiro Mori performs a fluteless flute solo in 2010.
G’wan the flute-hands.
Eh, wait now. That can’t be right.