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Swift Record! Migrating Birds Fly Nonstop for 6 Months

Animals  (tags: bird, Alpine swift, flight, 6 months, amazing, wildlife )

- 1081 days ago -
Scientists have long suspected that the Alpine swift -- a swallowlike bird that has a wingspan of about 22 inches (57 centimeters) and a body length of about 8 inches (20 cm) - spends much of its life in flight.

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natasha salgado (715)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 1:18 pm
So incredible!
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