Hawkmoth Clings to a Robotic Flower (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption A hawkmoth clings to a robotic flower used to study the insect's ability to track the moving flower under low light conditions. The research shows that the creatures can slow their brains to improve vision under low light conditions while continuing to perform demanding tasks. Credit [Credit: Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech] Usage Restrictions Please cite the owner of the material when publishing. This material may be freely used by reporters as part of news coverage, with proper attribution. Non-reporters must contact Science for permission. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.