Top Flying Facts


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1. Flying squirrels have been recorded gliding as far as 295 feet
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2. The lead goose in a flying V creates updrafts to make it easier for the rest of the geese to fly.
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3. Flying fish can soar high enough that sailors often find them on the decks of their ships.
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4. Flying corks from popping champagne bottles can cause retinal detachment, double vision, and blindness.
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5. Foo Fighters was the name of unidentified flying objects during WWII that pilots sometimes saw.
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6. The effects of jetlag are less prominent when flying from east to west.

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