Watch: The Silent Flight of Owls Inspired New Noise Reducing Material

Evolution has given owls an added advantage in the world of predatory flight — almost perfectly silent motion. And to believe it, you can now see and not hear it for yourself. Check out the video below for a demonstration of the skill, then check out this article from Quartz on how scientists are putting the principles of silent flight to work in our daily lives.

Josh Wolsky

Developer & Writer @TheMinot Voice, Fan of the Souris River, There's a lot to Savor about Minot. Fortunate to be a 'former' City Council member ;)