News From the Field
Antennae help flies 'cruise' in gusty winds
April 10, 2014
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.California Institute of Technology researchers combined bursts of air, digital video cameras, and a variety of software and sensors to explain a mechanism for a fruit fly's "cruise control" in flight--revealing a relationship between a fly's vision and its wind-sensing antennae.Full Story
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