News About The Raptor Center, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Owls' Flight Provides Clues to Mitigating Aircraft Noise
Read an interesting article here about how "owls' specialized plumage reduces noise so they can hunt in acoustic stealth. Researchers from the University of Cambridge, England, are studying the owl's wing structure to better understand how it mitigates noise so they can apply that information to the design of conventional aircraft."