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Running Ponies

Falconcam reveals the secrets of mid-air raptor pursuit

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So good at hunting they’re named after their prize, birds of prey have a whole lot to teach us about flight and airborne pursuit. But for whatever reason – perhaps because they’re so quick – very little research has been done to figure out their hunting strategies. Exactly how do they catch their equally agile [...]

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The Thoughtful Animal

Golden Eagle Versus Deer: Eagle Wins

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After setting camera traps to study tigers, researchers received a surprise when they found the world’s first recorded evidence of a golden eagle attacking a sika deer.

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