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By H. Jane Brockmann, Timothy J. Roper, Marc Naguib, Katherine E. Wynne-Edwards, Chris Barnard, John Mitani

Advances within the learn of habit was once initiated over forty years in the past to serve the expanding variety of scientists engaged within the examine of animal habit. That quantity remains to be increasing. This quantity makes one other vital ''contribution to the advance of the field'' by means of featuring theoretical rules and study to these learning animal habit and to their colleagues in neighboring fields. Advances within the examine of habit is now to be had on-line at ScienceDirect - full-text on-line from quantity 30 onward.

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2003) used a robotic gantry in natural surroundings to record the change in the image that would be seen by a wasp as it approached its nest. They showed that a simple calculation—the root mean square (RMS) difference between the current image and the home image—produces a monotonic function leading to the home position for natural images. Homing can thus be regarded as a gradient descent problem, equivalent to phonotaxis, of moving in the direction that reduces the RMS. One difference, however, is that an insect or robot can only sense the RMS value at one location at a time.

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