Tag: "overland" at biology news
An ancient bathtub ring of mammoth fossils
...e would repeat. The huge volumes of water swept overland
from present-day Spokane to the Tri-Cities, creating a distinct geological region known as the Channeled Scablands. The only outlet for this tremendous outpouring was a southern ridge-opening called Wallula Gap. But Wallula Gap was too narrow to hand...
Is there a pilot in the insect?
...researchers obtained these results by modeling the overland
flight navigation of insects using experiments carried out on OCTAVE, a captive flying robot microhelicopter that can reproduce much of the mysterious natural insect behavior. Their work is published online in Current Biology, February 8, 2007. How ...