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Q. Which Side Of An Owl Has The Most Feathers?

20 Apr

A. The Outside.

Here’s a diagram that shows the relative size of a great grey owl’s body to its feathers.

It’s hosted on Wikimedia commons, labelled “Cross sectioned taxidermied Great Grey Owl, Strix nebulosa, showing the extent of the body plumage, Zoological Museum, Copenhagen.”