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Re: Campbell's even crazier than a MANIAC? (archeopteryx climbing)

Quoting David Marjanovic <david.marjanovic@gmx.at>:

> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Erik Boehm" <erikboehm07@yahoo.com>
> Sent: Saturday, September 27, 2008 1:32 AM

> > If it can fly... it can glide - aside from direct thrust flight (rockets, 
> > VToL jets).
> Agreed.

I beg to disagree. I don't think finches can glide, and I've never seen a bat 
doing it (granted, my 
experience with bats begins and ends with the grey-headed flying foxes in my 
backyard). I 
sincerely doubt that hummingbirds can glide either.


Dann Pigdon
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