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Innovation: Remote Animal Research

A lab in Spain lets scientists study their subjects from afar
Innovation: Remote Animal Research

Innovator: Alejandro Fernández 
Age: 38 
Title: Co-founder and co-CEO of software maker Fractalia Remote Systems 

Form and function: The FIEB Center for Research in Ethology and Biodiversity, a lab outside Madrid, allows scientists to study rare and endangered animals from a distance using 3D video, audio-recognition, and sensor technology, including gear from Fractalia.