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Researchers with Toucan

Caption: Researchers Reinhard Vohwinkel, left, and Martin Wikelski attach a high-tech backpack to a wild toucan. The backpacks are designed to fall off the birds after 10 days.

Credit: Photo courtesy of Roland Kays

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