<i>Pantala flavescens</i> in Flight (IMAGE) Rutgers University-Newark Caption The body and wings of the dragonfly <i>Pantala flavescens</i> have evolved in a way that lets the insect glide extraordinary distances on weather currents. Credit Photo: Greg Lasley Usage Restrictions Only usable by media outlets doing journalistic reports on this research. License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.