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Researchers: Birds Know Flying in V-Formation is Energy-Efficienti
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January 30, 2014
Scientists at the Royal Veterinary College in London have solved a centuries-old puzzle: why do some birds fly in a formation resembling the Latin letter V. VOA’s George Putic reports that using modern technology, they confirmed that it's all about conserving energy.

Researchers: Birds Know Flying in V-Formation is Energy-Efficient

Published January 30, 2014

Scientists at the Royal Veterinary College in London have solved a centuries-old puzzle: why do some birds fly in a formation resembling the Latin letter V. VOA’s George Putic reports that using modern technology, they confirmed that it's all about conserving energy.


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