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A V formation (sometimes called a skein) is the symmetric V-shaped flight formation of flights of geese, ducks, ... The V formation possibly improves the efficiency of flying birds, particularly ove...

Why do geese fly in a V? (Everyday Mysteries: Fun Science Facts ...

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Scientists have determined that the V-shaped formation that geese use when ... In this way, the geese can fly for a long time before they must stop for rest.

Birds That Fly in a V Formation Use An Amazing Trick – Phenomena ...

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Jan 15, 2014 ... Canada geese flying in a V-formation. ... If you strap them to, say, a flock of geese , the birds would fly off into the distance taking some very ...

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Dec 28, 2010 ... @michaelpacitti Have you noticed when you see geese flying and they're in a V pattern, often one side will be longer than the other? Do you ...

Fly like a bird: The V formation finally explained - BBC News

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Jan 16, 2014 ... Scientists say they have solved the mystery of why birds fly in a V formation, by tracking critically endangered birds that were being trained to ...

Why birds fly in a V-formation - USA Today

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Jan 15, 2014 ... Why do birds fly in a V-formation? ... But it's no easy feat to measure the coordinates of a bunch of geese or gulls flying fast and high overhead.

Why do birds fly in a V? Science may now have an answer. (+video ...

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Jan 15, 2014 ... The ones flying in V formation flapped their wings in phase so that the ... Only certain species of birds, such as cranes, pelicans and geese, do.

Synergy- Why do geese fly in a V formation? | Leadership in ...

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Jun 10, 2006 ... This line straightens, arches slightly, and then, as on cue, bends sharply to form a perfect V shape. Canada geese fly in V formation for a very ...

Don't Be Dumb: Why Do Geese Fly in a 'V' Formation? | Stuff You ...

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Have you ever pointed in terror at the sky when geese fly overhead and simultaneously wondered why they form a V? Here are your answers. Tagged animals ...

Why do migratory birds fly in a V-formation? - Scientific American

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Oct 1, 2007 ... There are two well-supported and complementary explanations for why birds fly in formation. One is to conserve energy by taking advantage of ...

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5 Things Geese Can Teach Us About Teamwork | Len Wilson

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May 11, 2013 ... Wildlife scientists have conducted extensive studies to determine why geese and other migratory birds always fly in a distinctive v-formation.

Ask Smithsonian: Why Do Geese Fly in a V? | Smithsonian

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Jan 15, 2014 ... Scientists Solve Mystery of Birds' Flying V · Migrating birds flap in and out of rhythm depending on where they are in formation. January 15 ...

Why Do Flocks of Geese Fly in a “V” Shape? | Mental Floss

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Nov 14, 2012 ... Given this, why don't all birds fly in the “V”? It seems the advantages of the formation only apply to larger birds, like geese and pelicans, and ...