This former NASA and Apple engineer constructed a Ninja Warrior course for squirrels

This former NASA and Apple engineer constructed a Ninja Warrior course for squirrels


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Mark Rober

After constructing and putting in a bird-feeder in his again backyard, ex-NASA and Apple engineer Mark Rober — seen he had an issue: Squirrels saved consuming meals meant for birds.

The apparent resolution: Create an insanely elaborate Ninja Warrior-esque impediment course for the squirrel. Clearly.

Mark Rober obtained to the Ninja Warrior level after testing out a number of “squirrel proof” hen feeders and watching them fail spectacularly within the face of some ridiculously sensible rodents. That (and most likely the boredom of coronavirus quarantine) impressed him to take issues somewhat additional.

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Mark Rober

Rober goes to insane lengths to ensure his impediment course is squirrel proof. There are mazes, rope bridges, catapults… this factor is like Mouse Lure occasions 1,000,000. But when the squirrel efficiently completes the course, they’re given unfettered entry to an enormous pile of walnuts. 

Extremely the squirrels discovered methods to interrupt the course, forcing Rober to adapt a number of occasions throughout this course of this video, which you completely ought to watch. 





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