A Mysterious Phenomena is Beautifully Filmed in This Video of Thousands of Starlings in Flight
In this stunning two-minute film, filmmaker Jan van IJken captures starlings during a “murmuration;” when they gather and perform mysterious flight patterns. Thousands of birds gather in dense swarms, swooping and flying without ever colliding. Van IJken has skillfully captured one of the most amazing phenomena on earth with this footage of starlings in the Netherlands. The patterns they make are other-worldly and will leave you mesmerized.