It’s a bird! It’s a plane!

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jul 9, 2013
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B-2 Bomber + Bird Profile in Flight (

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:

“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.”

“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.


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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