Lecture and Papers on theory.
Mechanical Advantage and Locomotion. A paper that defines a method of determining the biological mechanical advantage for creatures that walk. Suggests a method to build walking devices. Proves that human beings are geared to run quickly in high gear. Lecture The Power. John Cunningham presents historical evidence for pole systems as found in ancient cultures. This presentation was made at Skidmore College as part of the Resolution of Arts and Sciences Lecture Series. 2011.