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Wing shape helps swifts glide through storms

06:10 EDT 23 Aug 2017 | Physorg.COM

They are among nature's best fliers, spending most of their time in flight … now scientists have shed new light on how swifts can glide with ease, whatever the weather. A new study suggests that the aerodynamics of swifts' wings enable them to adapt effortlessly to sudden changes in wind speed and direction.

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