Educated Earth // Videos - Life On Earth - Falcons - High Velocity Hunters
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Life On Earth / Falcons - High Velocity Hunters







Falcons - High Velocity Hunters

Falcons - High Velocity Hunters
How fast can a peregrine falcon fly? One scientist aims to find out by skydiving along with the birds.


  • Currently 2.87/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.9 / 5 (934 votes)
Posted by nova on January 3, 2011
Hits: 3793

More Videos

Astronomical Images
Astronomical Images
Type: Astronomy
Giant Squid Caught On Film
Giant Squid Caught On Film
Type: Life On Earth
Natural Disaster Compilation
Natural Disaster Compilation
Type: Earth Sciences
Smoke Ring Collision
Smoke Ring Collision
Type: Miscellaneous
Robotic Tattoo Artist
Robotic Tattoo Artist
Type: Tech & Gadgets
How The LHC Works
How The LHC Works
Type: Earth Sciences
Mystery of Death Valley Solved
Mystery of Death Valley Solved
Type: Earth Sciences
Understanding The Developing World
Understanding The Developing World
Type: Miscellaneous
Fish Living Out Of Water
Fish Living Out Of Water
Type: Life on Earth
The Astronaut Training Cave
The Astronaut Training Cave
Type: Astronomy
ESA's First Moon Lander
ESA's First Moon Lander
Type: Astronomy
Coronal Mass Ejection, Jan. 08 2012
Coronal Mass Ejection, Jan. 08 2012
Type: Astronomy
A Man Among Wolves
A Man Among Wolves
Type: Documentaries
Undersea Eruption
Undersea Eruption
Type: Earth Sciences
Reactor 3 Explosion - Fukushima Japan
Reactor 3 Explosion - Fukushima Japan
Type: Humanity

Comments

Posted by Tibor on January 4, 2011 at 12:37 am
Amazingly fast, 242 mph! This falcon is the fastest animal on earth!!
Posted by soccergod78 on January 7, 2011 at 4:27 pm
Really quick! faster than a blink of the eye. I would like to know what kind of G- forces the falcons can handle! Wonder if it's as much as a Fighter jet might go through.
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0