From our very childhood, one thing that always made us anxious is how the birds fly so high in the sky. But as we grew up, slowly we started to learn about a whole lot of things about the birds, and then we understood the mechanism of how a bird flies in the sky. But our fascination never ended, rather we started thinking if we also had two wings like them, we can easily fly from one place to another within a short time. Keeping in mind about the fascination, here we have brought up a collection of the fantastic pictures of flying birds.
Fantastic Pictures of Flying Birds:
Now here you can see the beautiful and thrilling pictures of birds flying high with their wings widespread, and probably you are having a great experience with that. But there are many fascinating facts about birds that will make you more anxious about them and even you start loving them more and more. So let’s have a discussion on some of these fascinating facts that will make the article more interesting. Scroll below to get a view of some beautiful flying birds and also to know some interesting facts about them.
Birds have wings; they’re free; they can fly where they want when they want. They have the kind of mobility many people envy.
by Roger Tory Peterson
You know there are a huge number of animal species existing all over the world, but birds are the most widespread of all animals. There are about 9500 species of birds around the world which are classified into 30 categories. Birds are one of the six basic groups of animals and they are mainly characterized by their feather coats and the ability to fly. But among all their numbers, 2/3rd of all the bird species are found in the tropical rainforest. So it can be concluded that most of the birds can be found in the tropical rainforests.
No one is free, even the birds are chained to the sky.
Do you know about the oldest discovered bird? It was known as an Archaeopteryx and lived about 150 million years ago in the world. It was about the size of a raven, was covered with feathers, and had wings. Kiwi is the only bird in the world, which have no wings. Now talking about the eggs, the smallest egg is of the hummingbird and the largest egg is of the ostrich. So can you just imagine the smallest and the largest one. There is a huge difference between these two. Now let’s talk about a different matter, how many times out heartbeat per minute? You can know that easily, but you should know that a heart of a bird beats about 400 times in a minute and 1000 times when they fly in sky.
It doesn’t end here, even you should know that birds can be poisonous. Probably a very rare thing we are discussing about. Actually very, few of us know that birds are poisonous and the only known poisonous bird in the world is Hooded Pitohui, which is mainly found in Papua, New Guinea. It has been found that the main poison lies in their skin and feathers. But yes nothing to dare of because most of the birds are non-poisonous.
So just leave out all the facts and just think about their flying ability and it makes you fascinated towards them. It’s unbelievable how birds fly from one place to another, in search of their shelter and food. The collection of pictures of flying birds that we have collected here for you all may have amazed you all. But never forget share this interesting article with all your friends. Let everyone see the fascinating side of a bird their fantastic flying ability that takes them from one place to another smoothly through the air.