It’s a bird! It’s a plane!

Via on Jul 9, 2013

B-2 Bomber + Bird Profile in Flight (i.imgur.com)

Even the window is where the eyes are. Note: trick in perspective: what appears to be the tail of the plane is the farside wing.

“Once again, we see how nature learns from the efforts of man.”

Still, a ways to go:

http://i.imgur.com/kkDwJCe.png

“And birds can do plenty of things planes can’t. Do you guys remember that video of an eagle flying through tiniest holes between trees by folding it’s wings? Imagine a plane with that tech.”

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/4/47/B-2_Spirit_original.jpg/800px-B-2_Spirit_original.jpg

“That’s no regular bird, that’s a Peregrine Falcon. You know, the bird that can fly in excess of 250 MPH (390 KMPH)”

Via Reddit, Imgur. Comments here. Better source, in this case.

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