On the Wing: Exploring Aspect Ratio

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On the Wing: Exploring Aspect Ratio
Explore the features and adaptations that support and enhance the flight and survival of birds. In this resource, students calculate the aspect ratio of various wings from Queensland Museum's Mammals and Birds collection. Students then explore how aspect ratio influences the flight of birds, improving their chances of survival within their environment.

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