Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Fact of the Day: Fast Wings

Hummingbirds can flap their wings about 12-80 times per second, which depends on the species of hummingbird of course. 

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  1. they must be skinny

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  2. I wonder how much they eat to generate that much power.

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  3. that's amazing for such a tiny animal

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  4. Incredible! That's probably why it's nearly impossible to get a good pic of one - I tried many times this summer with no success :)

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  5. they were really adorably cool

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  6. Wow! To many? Im happy I am not abird:)

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