Migrating songbirds recalibrate their magnetic compass daily from twilight cues

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COCHRAN, William W., Henrik MOURITSEN, Martin WIKELSKI, 2004. Migrating songbirds recalibrate their magnetic compass daily from twilight cues. In: Science. 304(5669), pp. 405-408. ISSN 0036-8075. eISSN 1095-9203. Available under: doi: 10.1126/science.1095844

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