Starling Murmuration

A flock of starlings is called a murmuration, but as far as we’re concerned you should just call them awesome.

No one knows why, but every fall, the birds often swarm together and dance across the sky in amazing synchronicity. Imagine several hundred birds moving as one. Or, just watch the video below.

Read about the science of the phenomenon here.


  1. That was the most amazing thing I’ve seen in 3 weeks! The last thing I saw was the reddest sunset you’ve ever seen disappear behind the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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