The DARPA Butterflies

The intimate control of insects

Sew the balsawood to the baby. Flesh will grow around it, accept it, cover it.

with embedded microsystems will enable insect cyborgs

The entity is part cybernetic, part organism. In this case, the cybernetic part is primary, directs the organism.

which could carry one or more sensors

The cyborg has at least 6 senses, one of which is a duplicate. Auxiliary eye, ear, nose, nerves.

such as a microphone or a gas sensor

Flies into the room to check for poison. To check for dead. Refrains from bumping around the light. Lands on the wall to listen.

to relay back information gathered

The senses are shared with any who ask.

from the target destination.

The monarch butterfly is found Mainly in N. America and Australia.

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About abi nighthill

Abi has a BA in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago.
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