Archive: 12/08/2010

Birds: Soaring is better than flapping

Large birds, such as storks, save energy on the flight to their wintering grounds by soaring through the air on thermal currents. Until now, however, we knew nothing about the flight patterns of small migrating ...

Dec 08, 2010
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New forms of dietary fiber to boost health

High-fiber foods are on the way to becoming tastier and more appealing to consumers thanks to new types of dietary fiber now under development. These consumer friendlier forms of fiber, which could be a boon to health, are ...

Dec 08, 2010
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