Tag: hummingbird

Flying Feathers – How do Birds Fly?

How Do Birds Fly?   Browse through pictures of our feathered friends. Take note of the feather positioning, wing movements, leg and feet positions and the overall body structure of the various birds. (If you haven’t already, read this article to find out why.)   Click on an image to enlarge.  

How Do Birds Fly?

Ever wondered how birds fly? “Yeah, sure!” you might say, “that’s a real stupid question… they flap their wings, of course!” Yes, of course, duh! They have wings…but so does a chicken, an ostrich, a kakapo and a kiwi. Chickens love to flap their wings! But they don’t fly…?! (Kakapo are also known as “owl […]