New York Times Article, On Eagle's Wings

An amazing article appeared today in the New York Times about the aerodynamics of the flight patterns of eagles. By equipping their Steppe Eagle, appropriately named Cossack, with a digital backpack full of accelerometers and transmitters, researchers from the University of Oxford have been able to puzzle out some in-flight behaviors that could impact the design and efficiency of increasingly-prominent drones and similar devices.

Read the article here and be sure to check out the gorgeous video!