Researchers Find Clue to Bird Navigation
Every year millions of birds make heroic migratory journeys across oceans and continents guided by the Earth’s magnetic field. How they detect those magnetic fields has puzzled scientists for decades.
But now a collaboration between the Keays lab at the Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) in Vienna and researchers at The Univ. of Western Australia’s Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA) has added some important pieces to the puzzle.
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