Study achieves longest continuous tracking of migrating insects

In their study, the researchers focused on the death’s-head hawkmoth—a large, nocturnal migrant that travels up to 4,000 kilometers between Europe and Africa every year. Credit: Christian Ziegler / Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior Insects are the world’s smallest flying migrants, but they can maintain perfectly straight flight paths even in unfavorable wind conditions, … Read more