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Physics-based simulations of aerial attacks by peregrine falcons reveal that stooping at high speed maximizes catch success against agile prey

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Test of convergence.

Falcons stoop from 800m altitude and 600m horizontal distance from the prey. The prey flies erratically. See Eq 100 for a definition of edt.

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doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1006044.t005