How do birds fly? Part 1

How do birds fly? Part 1

The plumage and streamlined bodies of birds play a key role in flying.

Biology

Author: Prazsák-Hajnal Krisztina

Reviewer: Horváthné Kunstár Andrea, Márton Gábor

Keywords

bird, birds, aviation, Neognaths, wing, feather, plumage, vertebrates, streamlined body, hollow bone, airbag, bird feather type, ratites, penguins, flight feather, vaned feather, down feather, preening, feeding, escape, insulation, lift, air pressure, airflow, thermal column, Wright brothers, Zeppelin, Wright Flyer, Hindenburg, Otto Lilienthal, helicopter, hot-air balloon, Arctic tern, migration, migratory bird, kite, experiment, papírrepülő, biology, physics, zoology, nature study, history

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