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Ex-NASA Engineer Builds Glitter Fart Camera Trap for Package Thieves

28 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Wildlife photographers sometimes set up camera traps to capture images of elusive animals. Former NASA engineer Mark Rober recently spent months creating a glitter-bomb fart-spray camera trap to capture images of elusive package thieves. As the 11-minute video above shows, the results were glorious.
Rober, who worked for NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory for 9 years and whose work is currently being driven around by the Curiosity rover on Mars, says he was inspired to do something after a couple was caught on his security camera stealing a package from his doorstep.
He then spent half a year...
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