Skeletal System: “The avian skeleton is very unique, having been adapted for flight in most species. It is lightweight and delicate yet very strong. Most of the long bones are hollow to make them lighter…”
Source (Read more by clicking the link!): Avian Anatomy
Sarah’s Note: Okay, maybe I’m just a big anatomy geek, but I found most of this absolutely fascinating. Worth the read!
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