PULLMAN, Wash. – Curiosity can lead cats to some pretty great heights. We like to climb trees and sneak along tall bookshelves. Sometimes we might have a bumpy landing, but more often our amazing cat reflexes help us land on our feet.
I decided to visit my friend Matt McCluskey, a physicist at Washington State University, to find out more about it.
Read all of this answer from Dr. Universe at https://askdruniverse.wsu.edu/2016/10/31/how-do-cats-land-on-their-feet/.
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