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Re: Pterosaur take-off movie on the NG site - minor question

Very nice animation - finally, all the dsicussions in the past on this
list are much easier to understand.

I have one minor question/quibbling with the animation: When the body
leaves the ground and the wings are raised, I would expect the
backbone (center of mass of body without wings) to drop down sligtly
due to upwards acceleration of the wings - and perhaps also due to air
resistance of the wings. Is this effect so small that it can not be


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