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May 18, 2015 10:11 AM ET // AFP
Dean Potter and another jumper, Graham Hunt, tried a risky trick and missed, crashing into a wall.
May 6, 2015 04:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Eerie sounds from the edge of space were recorded for the first time in 50 years aboard a NASA student balloon experiment.
Apr 30, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Future generations might never experience a turbulent flight thanks to new research on bats and their super sensitive wings.
Feb 3, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Flying in a V-formation is toughest for the leader, and migrating birds compensate by taking turns so that no one gets exhausted.
Jan 29, 2015 12:43 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The Australian airline will be offering its passengers a Samsung Gear VR headset.
Dec 9, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Visual stimuli can cause the light-fliers to falter when they're feeding.
Sep 16, 2014 01:10 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
A battery-powered device could give soldiers horizontal lift to move them faster with less sweat. Continue reading →
Jul 30, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Mother's nature's tiny fliers still tops in aerodynamic efficiency, but small man-made birds closing fast.
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