·Oct 19, 2020
This is so cool. What an amazing adaptation. Thank you for sharing.
…t 20,000 feet, and they a high affinity for oxygen that allows them to fly at these extreme levels. The vultures have a variant of hemoglobin alphaD that enables them to breathe despite the low partial pressure of the upper atmosphere.
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