SuperNature - Wild Flyers

The Rhinoceros Beetle in Flight

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 58s

In his short life, this giant beetle has to find a mate, so to speed things up, he takes to the skies. As his wings move down, he produces lift much like a bird, but he also twists his wing at the end of each wing stroke.

Aired: 07/06/16

Rating: TV-PG

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