Reader Pandionna sent me a link to this video and I absolutely must share it. No one should miss this. And as Pandi pointed out to me, don’t overlook the baby bat clinging to its mother at about 2:40. (I missed it the first time through.) Personally, I was most amazed by the hummingbird aerobatics, some of which I’ve never seen before. And as soon as I get this posted, I’m going to watch the whole thing again. And again.
Video originally from TED
Equally worthwhile is the full TED presentation, “The hidden beauty of pollination,” with an important introduction by the film’s creator, Louie Schwartzberg: