Strandbeest is designed by Theodorus Gerardus Jozef, or Theo Jansen who is a great Dutch artist.
Each leg in this contraption has 11 movable rods and 2 fixed rods which form 8 joints.
The speed along the bottom line is almost constant.
Its mechanic philosophy is based on Triangular truss.
It is a beast bionics.
With an advanced CAPPUCCINO controller, 8 LEGO motors are able to be controlled at the same time. All motors could run as a system which means they are working cooperatively.