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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cat_righting_reflex

The cat righting reflex is a cat's innate ability to orient itself as it falls in order to land on its feet. The righting reflex begins to appear at 3–4 weeks of age, and is perfected at 6–7 weeks. Cats are able to do this because they have an unusually flexible backbone ...

www.animalplanet.com/pets/why-do-cats-land-on-their-feet

May 15, 2012 ... Whether myth, miracle or marvel of physics, the idea of a cat always landing on his feet is firmly embedded in feline lore. It's as if cats possess ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-do-cats-always-land-on-all-four-feet

Cats do not always land on all four feet, unfortunately. Studies have shown that falls of 12 inches or less will not necessarily give cats enough time to right ...

www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160401-how-do-cats-always-land-on-their-feet

Apr 2, 2016 ... The exact mechanism by which cats always land on their feet kept scientists arguing for over a century. A cat needs to turn around, but to do ...

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Jan 12, 2012 ... Do cats always land on their feet? High-speed photography shows us the answer . ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National ...
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May 31, 2014 ... Slow-motion footage shows how cats survive falls from great heights. In 2012, a cat in ... Well, I didn't get to know why do they land on their feet.

www.mnn.com/family/pets/stories/do-cats-always-land-on-their-feet

Jul 24, 2013 ... You've likely heard that cats always land on their feet, but while felines have extraordinary gravity-defying abilities, they don't always safely nail ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/24/why-cats-always-land-on-their-feet-_n_1828748.html

Aug 27, 2012 ... The physics of why cats are always able to land on their feet has been understood for some time now -- it's called an aerial righting reflex -- but ...

www.livescience.com/32117-why-do-cats-land-on-their-feet.html

Sep 17, 2012 ... In fact, the science behind how cats land on their feet is very complex. ... When a cat jumps or falls from a high place, it uses either its sight or its ...