Swifts


Swifts Can Fly Nonstop for 10 Months Straight

Swifts Can Fly Nonstop for 10 Months Straight

Scientists had long ago proposed that common swifts, a medium-sized migratory bird, might spend most of their lives in flight,...

Oct 30 2016, 2:27pm CDT

Swifts Fly for Ten Months Without Landing

Swifts Fly for Ten Months Without Landing

Researchers found the birds remain airborne for 99% of the time on their annual trip while a few don’t land at all...

Oct 28 2016, 5:41am CDT