White Mountain Research Centre, California (image) University of British Columbia Share Print E-Mail Caption Situated at 3,800 metres (12,500 feet), the centre enabled University of British Columbia researchers to evaluate hummingbirds' ability to accelerate and turn at high altitude. Credit Paolo Segre, University of British Columbia/ Stanford University. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail 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.