1. How Do Flying Snakes Glide Through the Air? ‘It’s Hard to Believe’  The New York Times
  2. Flying Snakes Can Travel Remarkable Distances, Now Scientists Know How  NPR
  3. How flying snakes glide: Swimming through the air  nature video
  4. New 3-D model shows how the paradise tree snake uses aerial undulation to fly  Phys.org
  5. Study reveals why flying snakes can glide through the air  Inverse
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As they wiggle and undulate, the snakes are transforming their bodies for flight.As they wiggle and undulate, the snakes are transforming their bodies for flight.

A snake researcher always wondered how flying snakes propelled themselves. Then, someone told him he should work with the snakes in The Cube — a vast theater space with cameras everywhere. A snake researcher always wondered how flying snakes propelled themselves. Then, someone told him he should work with the snakes in The Cube — a vast theater space with cameras everywhere.

Flying Snakes Can Travel Remarkable Distances, Now Scientists Know How : NPR

When the paradise tree snake flies from one tall branch to another, its body ripples with waves like green cursive on a blank pad of blue sky. That movement, aerial undulation, happens in each glide made ...

New 3-D model shows how the paradise tree snake uses aerial undulation to fly

Wavy movements make limbless flight possible.Wavy movements make limbless flight possible.

Study reveals why flying snakes can glide through the air

While most snakes undulate their bodies to propel themselves on land or water, the paradise tree snake, a species of flying snake, wiggles its body to stabilise itself as it glides through the airWhile most snakes undulate their bodies to propel themselves on land or water, the paradise tree snake, a species of flying snake, wiggles its body to stabilise itself as it glides through the air

Flying snakes wiggle their bodies to glide down smoothly from trees | New Scientist

Flying snakes are able to undulate their bodies as they glide through the air, and those unique movements allow them to make such flights, scientists have found.Flying snakes are able to undulate their bodies as they glide through the air, and those unique movements allow them to make such flights, scientists have found.

The latest study published by Virginia Tech on flying snakes revealed a key point in the process. With motion capture technology and high-speed cameras aplenty,The latest study published by Virginia Tech on flying snakes revealed a key point in the process. With motion capture technology and high-speed cameras aplenty, researchers created a three-dimensio…

Flying snake mystery solved by science - SlashGear

https://youtu.be/KUbc8YYwOxk Some snakes have evolved the ability to glide through the air. For example, paradise tree snakes in southeastern Asia can launch off from a branch and fly as far as 10 meters. Scientists have known that the snakes flatten their bodies to gain lift but new research reveals that they also undulate their bodies…Some snakes have evolved the ability to glide through the air. For example, paradise tree snakes in southeastern Asia can launch off from a branch and fly as far as 10 meters. Scientists have known…

This is how some snakes can fly / Boing Boing

High-speed cameras show that paradise tree snakes keep from tumbling as they glide through the sky by undulating their bodies.

Here’s how flying snakes stay aloft | Science News