Thursday, October 04, 2007

Bird Brains

It appears that birds may be able to see the earth's magnetic field, using it to navigate as they travel.

Animals are cool.

I give us five years before the mag-field sunglasses come out. Awesome.

via boingboing


  1. Great! one more piece of technology that will distract drivers. "but officer, I have no clue how the house got in the middle of the road. I was following the purple magnetic line to work, talking with a client on my cellphone and eating my Micky D breakfast sandwitch while sending the fax confirmation for the house we're buying."

  2. Matt was going to post a comment but it was too clever not to make it my own blog post.