What's that hovering in the backyard?
Hummingbirds Do Hum
Yes, hummingbirds make humming noises. They're like tiny helicopters. Our newest nature photographer, Kitkat, sat really still on the Editorial porch the other evening, and captured a video on her mobile. This is a still from that footage.
The Prof says we should charge for hummingbird watching, 'to buy hummingbird food'. I said, 'Prof, hummingbirds live on sugar water.' (No, not soft drinks.) What kind of nature leaps, crawls, or flies in your neighbourhood? Share it with h2g2!