Any nervous system of some
complexity could accommodate the
distrans, but beasts suited to rapid
passage across the terrain — usually
birds or flying mammals — were
favored. Birds and the native bats, the
cielago. had several advantages other
than Sight: placing the wave translator
in the carrier's brain was the most
difficult step in constructing the device,
and the region of these animals' brains
controlling their vocalizations was both
easy to locate and relatively difficult to
damage. Moreover, the Fremen bred
animals with superior homing abilities.
Drumheller badlands-based artist specializing in dinosaur art and Elizabethan space operas.
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