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Tracking bald eagles in coastal North Carolina

Few animals capture the public imagination like the bald eagle. But despite their status as a national emblem, we still have a lot to learn about their behavior in the wild. Now NC State researchers are part of a team that's ...

dateMar 03, 2015 in Plants & Animals
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Eagle research soars via GPS trackers

A world first study tracking wedge-tailed eagles (Aquila audax) via GPS satellite transmitters has led one researcher into uncharted territory after a female appeared to have her partner stolen by a new bird, challenging ...

dateDec 08, 2014 in Plants & Animals
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Image: The Pillars of Creation

The Pillars of Creation (seen above) is an image of a portion of the Eagle nebula (M16) taken by Hubble Space Telescope in 1995. It soon became one of the most iconic space images of all time. The Eagle nebula is a stellar ...

dateOct 01, 2014 in Astronomy
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