Update: Their diving skills are not the only reason to be in awe of the kingfisher. Check out this fascinating video by @SheppeyWildlife: “I love the way the Kingfisher keeps his head still when he’s hunting.”
I love the way the Kingfisher keeps his head still when he's hunting. pic.twitter.com/sMAIZKjxio
— Phil (@SheppeyWildlife) January 18, 2018
Our favorite bird videos include this frenetic feeding frenzy off the South African coast, releasing an eagle back into the wilds of Kansas, and Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s stunning Birds of Paradise project.