How do owls use parabolas for the hunt?

Telescopes use the parabolas for hunting (!) stars.

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Owls have been a symbol of wisdom and magic throughout history in ancient Greece, Asia, and America. For instance, Athena, Athens’ patron goddess and the goddess of wisdom, had an owl as a symbol. On the other hand, owls are magical…

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Statistics Professor, Math Lover, Teaching @UOFT. Author of numerous Math Novels. Always looking to make math fun for everyone. MyBook: https://amzn.to/2M5F5Nz

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