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Mobile defects born from an energy cascade shape the locomotive behavior of a headless animal

@inproceedings{Bull2021MobileDB,
  title={Mobile defects born from an energy cascade shape the locomotive behavior of a headless animal},
  author={Matthew Storm Bull and Manu Prakash},
  year={2021}
}
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