fish stories

Although the cell phone trumps the phone booth for chatting on the go these days, there are some cool things to do with those stately rectangles of yore. For the Lyon Light Festival in France, artists Benoit Deseille and Benedetto Bufalino converted a regular phone booth into an aquarium. Complete with exotic fish and plant-life, pedestrians could enjoy a lovely tropical scene amid the chilly Lyon winter.
There's lots of stuff underwater that we humans have done that are bad news for fish. Be it turbines or massive, horrifying oil spills, we really make it hard for fish to live normal fishy lives. That's why researchers at NYU-Poly's Dynamical Systems Laboratory have created this robot fish.