Taking a Dive

Seabirds dive at break-neck speed – without breaking their necks! @virginia_tech #seabird #diving #injury #birds #animals #physiology
Gannet plunging into NY Harbor

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Coming Up: The Elusive Monopole

Hunting north and south for the elusive monopole #monopoles #physics #magnetics

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