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2012-02-02 23:09:31

Inspired by the bumps on the pectoral fins of humpback whales, researchers translated the idea of using bumps for delaying the onset of stalling to helicopter rotors, and patented it as Leading-Edge Vortex Generators (LEVoGs)

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