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Re: Archie a non-flyer? (was:Re: origin of bats/reply 2 to TMK)



On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 6:22 PM, jrc <jrccea@bellsouth.net> wrote:
> By what mechanism does it reduce drag?
> JimC

By avoiding turbulent airflux. But I'm not sure if there is much
non-aerial activities (specially non-flying ones) that it could help -
e.g. ostrich run very fast with symmetrical feathers.

[]s,

Roberto Takata