New high speed video has finally revealed how humming birds drink nectar. Researchers previously thought tube-like channels in their tongues sucked up fluid by capillary action. But the new analysis shows that their tongues actually trap nectar by curling around it. Click through for the video!

High-Speed Video Shows How Hummingbirds Really Drink

New high speed video has finally revealed how humming birds drink nectar. Researchers previously thought tube-like channels in their tongues sucked up fluid by capillary action. But the new analysis shows that their tongues actually trap nectar by curling around it. Click through for the video!

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