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See what happens when you stick a hummingbird in a wind tunnel

by | 14th, April 2015

See what happens when you stick a hummingbird in a wind tunnel

 

So. What does happen when you place a hummingbird in a wind tunnel?

Someone put that question to scientists at UC Berkeley. And they set about answering it, seeking to know what hummingbirds do in different wind conditions.

This film is at 1000 frames per seconds. And even that that speed the birds still look pretty quick:

 

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