• Insects in Flight: Watch 11 Species Take Off In Super Slow Motion

    18 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    When insects fly by, they do so usually too fast to really notice how they are doing it. They either zip by our periphery or jump into the air so quickly it's hard to tell how they do it. In this 6-minute video, you can truly appreciate the funny ways different species take flight.
    Dr. Adrian Smith took the time to shoot 11 different species in super slow motion so that the different ways that each insect begins its transition to flight can be closely scrutinized. The video is broken into five sections: weevils, katydids, bark lice, the march fly, and the assassin bug.
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