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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short-beaked_echidna

The short-beaked echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus) is one of four living species of echidna .... The tongue is the animal's sole means of catching prey, and can protrude up to ... of the tongue and force it forwards and contracting two genioglossal muscles ... Its ears are sensitive to low-frequency sound, which may be ideal for ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cat%27s-whisker_detector

A cat's-whisker detector is an antique electronic component consisting of a thin wire that lightly touches a crystal of semiconducting mineral (usually galena) to make a crude point-contact .... with two crystals mounted facing each other. One crystal was moved forward on an adjustable mount until the crystal faces touched .

www.whyzz.com/why-do-foxes-ears-point-forward

In fact, their ears point forward, giving them a true advantage as they hunt! As foxes ... In fact, the hearing of foxes is so spectacular, they can pick up the sound of ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_do_the_ears_of_a_fox_point_forward_as_sound_detectors

Foxes move their ears forward when they can hear a faint sound they try and hear the sound a little better so they can make out what it is.you won a million ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_do_the_ears_of_a_fox_point_forward_like_sound_detectors

When a fox's ears move forward, just like when dogs move their earsforward, they 're attempting to focus all of their ears to one spot.This helps them hear faint ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/ears-do-their-design-size-and-shape-matter

Nov 19, 2015 ... It seems like the inner ear does most of the work, so why do extensions of ... sound like, cup your hands around your pinnae, curving them forward a bit. ... To test this, let the cup of your cupped hand point toward the sound source, ... Your noise detection quest will probably bring interesting sounds to your ...

www.ehow.co.uk/about_5497731_do-ears-fox-point-forward.html

Most members of the canine and feline families have ears that point forward. ... The fox tilts its head to focus its ears, locates the source of the sound and digs up  ...

www.myce.com/article/cinavia-the-copy-protection-that-doesnt-want-to-be-silenced-68001

Jul 16, 2013 ... Old Blu-ray players usually do not contain a Cinavia detector and accept ... amount of time (usually 20 minutes) and you will no longer hear any sound. .... you to please share the image below on social media and point them to this article. ... as part of AACS means it can be installed from that point forward.

blogs.discovermagazine.com/notrocketscience/2011/01/11/foxes-use-the-earths-magnetic-field-as-a-targeting-system

Jan 11, 2011 ... As the fox creeps forward, it listens for the sound of a mouse. ... the angle of the sound hitting its ears matches the slope of the Earth's magnetic field. ... month which explores how birds – the best-studied magnetic detectors – do it. ... of birds – it's not entirely clear what the point of having a magnetic sense is.

mentalfloss.com/article/13049/11-badass-neil-degrasse-tyson-quotes

... optical problems led to improved technology for breast cancer detection.) From ... Titanic // 20th Century Fox ... We went to the Moon because it was the militaristically expedient thing to do. ... This would confound the point that he was making. .... Her ears are erect and angled forward—or have at least perked up if they're ...