Bumblebees Pack Aerodynamic Sophistication into One Gram
November 28, 2020
Bumblebees seem self-aware of their dimensions so that they can navigate tight spaces during flight.
Pterosaur Feathers: Another Myth Exploded
November 2, 2020
The debate about when dinosaurs developed feathers has been supported by claims that feathers existed on the flying reptiles called pterosaurs.
Un-crushable Beetle Surprises Scientists
October 27, 2020
A beetle that lives under tree bark can withstand crushing forces 39,000 times its body weight. It’s called the “diabolical ironclad beetle” and scientists are intrigued. Live Science tells about its lifestyle. Ironclad beetles (Phloeodes diabolicus) measure about 0.6 to 1 inch (15 to 25 millimeters) in length, and are found in woodland habitats in […]
Bird Ballet Revealed
October 26, 2020
Illustra's latest short film displays a wonder of nature: the coordinated formation flights of thousands of birds.
Tiny Fly Beats Robots
September 3, 2020
Fruit flies dart, circle, zig and zag rapidly. Researchers gain some insight into how they do it so efficiently.
Bat Evolution? Still Looking
May 8, 2020
Bat uniqueness baffles evolutionists. There is no fossil record for bat ancestors, and the origin of powered flight and echolocation are huge problems.
Bumblebees Are Misnamed
February 6, 2020
They don't bumble. They use efficient techniques to get the most bang of weightlifting for the buck of wing flaps.
Be-WAIR of Clawed Birds
May 24, 2019
Evolutionists have not come up with a better theory for bird flight than a silly hypothesis concocted 16 years ago.
Flight: If You Can’t Evolve It, Model Your Imagination
May 4, 2019
This is silly. A robot model with outstretched arms cannot begin to say how dinosaurs took wing.
The Non-Evolution of Birds
April 10, 2019
Dr James F. Coppedge tells an example of a bird whose all-or-nothing migration cannot be explained by evolution.
Three More Designs that Defy Evolution
October 25, 2018
Darwinian natural selection sounds convincing until you look at the details of extraordinary designs in nature.
Latest Bio-Inspired Technologies Will Improve Life
September 18, 2018
The world will be a better, more sustainable place if we can imitate how nature handles and organizes its materials.
The Design Packed Into a Fruit Fly
September 8, 2018
The most amazing animals of all may be the tiniest. Consider how much bio-technology has to fit into the head of a fruit fly.
Good-Flying Cosmopolitan Pterosaur Found Earlier Than Thought
August 14, 2018
A large pterosaur in Utah is 65 million Darwin Years older than thought, but was already built for flying.
Spiders Fly with Electricity
July 10, 2018
Scientists have known about spider "ballooning" for a long time, but only recently have they determined that spiders use electricity to fly.