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Frigatebird Flights Last Months

Frigatebird Flights Last Months

Great frigatebirds may stay in flight for up to two months, eating and sleeping on the wing.  

19 hours ago — Julia Rosen

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Bumblebees Collide Midair Like Bumper Cars

Slow-motion footage of bees reveals their high-speed collisions and in-flight recovery systems.“Lens of Time: Bumper Bees” was first published on bioGraphic © 2016, California Academy of Sciences.

July 18, 2016


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For Lichens, 3's Not a Crowd

60-Second Science - July 21, 2016 - By Christopher Intagliata02:20
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Chicken Scent Deters Malaria Mosquitoes

60-Second Science - July 20, 2016 - By Christopher Intagliata02:07
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Vaccinate Prairie Dogs to Save Ferrets

60-Second Science - July 19, 2016 - By Steve Mirsky02:05
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Mucus Lets Dolphins Emit Their Clicks

60-Second Science - July 14, 2016 - By Karen Hopkin02:59
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