The secret of hummingbird tongues revealed

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Subject: The secret of hummingbird tongues revealed
From: Philip Veerman <>
Date: Thu, 7 Dec 2017 12:14:16 +0000
Just forwarding this very interesting item. "A long-held belief about how
hummingbirds drink is wrong-and the truth is really weird." Actually the
long-held belief is weird but I had not thought of it. A good bit of science

I wonder how many of us would have "to watch a hummingbird" on their "bucket


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From: Birding-Aus  On Behalf Of
Laurie Knight
Sent: Thursday, 7 December, 2017 10:21 PM
To: Birding Aus
Subject: The secret of hummingbird tongues revealed

It is worth watching the high speed video of a hummingbird feeding at

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