It's Science! Be Careful, That Hummingbird's Bow Tie Is Really A Camera by Dave Bry February 21, 2011 When I think of a future filled with little robot hummingbirds flying around videotaping everything for the Defense Department, it makes me want to build myself a life-size robot ostrich mecha suit programmed to bury its head in the sand. facebook twitter google+ pinterest email Dave Bry lives in New York with his wife and kid. His is the author of Public Apology. Read more by Dave Bry on The Awl DogPicklesPharmacyLeavesOuija Paranoia Robots Surveillance the largest and smallest birds Video the circle of life Magazine Taken to Slaughterhouse The Concessionist My Friend Is a Die-Hard Elitist Snob, So How Do I Fix Her? reasonable conjectures Thoughts Likely to Pop Into Your Head While Meditating at Davos Pop Culture Under Pressure Culture (and TV) Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Sound Painting the salad economy How to Power Lunch When You Have No Power Insider Baseball Where Your Favorite Gawker Writer Sits Now Culture (and TV) Toro Y Moi, "Empty Nesters"