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Why Don’t Birds Fall Over When They Take Off?

Credit: NickVorobey.com/Adobe

Credit: NickVorobey.com/Adobe

By Ben Parslew

An analysis of the biomechanics of the powerful jump of a bird taking flight gives inspiration for the future of agile robots.

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