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11 Rising Stars of Science

11 Rising Stars of Science

2 hours ago — Catherine Armitage, Katherine Bourzac, Elie Dolgin, Smriti Mallapaty and Nature Index

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Hawk Moths Hold Steady When Faced with Turbulence

Hawk moths hover while they feed, but they recover surprisingly quickly when knocked off-balance. Scientists use high-speed video and mini-cannons made of plastic toy parts to understand how hawk moths respond to disturbances mid-air. "Lens of Time: The Art of Staying Stable" was first published on bioGraphic © 2018 California Academy of Science.

September 6, 2018


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