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Paranormal Adept

Theo Jansen's creatures ... I'm working on a kit version, a miniature plastic model ... Jansen realizes his with pvc and they can store wind in plastic bottles, those with a mechanico-mathematical bent will appreciate the "ratio"-nal story behind the linkages that give the Beest it's life-like gait.

They store power and interact with their environment in a way that reminds me of BEAM robotics (Mark Tilden) ...