On the Wind and a Prayer

How do butterflies and moths travel great distances? According to an article from the BBC researchers have discovered that on those warm summer nights,there are thousands of butterflies and moths traveling in winds up to 60 mph above us. They may look fragile, but these beautiful creatures have a navigation system that makes for the right directional choice and the means to find a way to get thereā€”fast. Now those breezy summer nights seem to take on a whole new meaning.