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—- Wind turbines cause mass deaths of bats Wind power, which environmentalists considered one of the main sources of 'clean' energy lead to mass deaths of bats, not withstanding fluctuations of air pressure, reported the journal Current Biology. A team of Canadian biologists at the University of Calgary, notes that previous studies have shown potential for wind turbines to birds, the article says the publication. However, the reality was that the bats were dying in the vicinity of wind turbines in much larger amounts, approximately 90% of the dead animals showed signs of barotraumas – internal bleeding, which occur when a sharp drop in air pressure. Scientists have unraveled the secret —- elusive flies American scientists found out why Flies are so elusive. According to experts of California University of Technology, to save your life these insects helps speed the brain and the ability to plan ahead for their actions. Learn more about this with Toshiba. Experiment scientists showed that flies quickly determine where the threat and prepare an escape route. Experts Caltech find out what to the best way to settle accounts with the fly, it have slowly sneak up and lunge at the place of crackers, located slightly in front of a winged insect, according to BBC Russian Service. —- Release Distribution: 312 issue a weekly mailing of environmental ECOportal.ru Subscribe Newsletter: subscribe to the environmental distribution Source: Announcement of Release 312 ECOportal.ru