A separated vortex ring underlies the flight of the dandelion

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A separated vortex ring underlies the flight of the dandelion

A separated vortex ring underlies the flight of the dandelion, Published online: 17 October 2018; doi:10.1038/s41586-018-0604-2

The flight of dandelion seeds is enabled by an extraordinary vortex ring, which was revealed by the visualization of the flow around the seed.


Original Title: A separated vortex ring underlies the flight of the dandelion
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