Why Don’t Birds on Power Lines Get Zapped?

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If you stick your finger in a socket, you’re in for a bad time, so how can birds perch on power lines without getting zapped?

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Sources:
www.explainthatstuff.com/electricity.html
alum.mit.edu/slice/how-do-birds-sit-power-lines-without-getting-electrocuted
journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0300985816646431
slate.com/news-and-politics/2005/07/why-are-power-lines-so-dangerous.html

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