There Is More to Butterfly Flight Than You ThoughtThe Rainforest Site
If you've ever tried to catch a butterfly, you probably know how difficult it is to chase one in flight. Ever wonder why butterflies fly in a zigzagging, erratic patterns? Well, the answer is all in the wings.
David Attenborough narrates slow-motion footage explaining the dynamics of butterfly flight. Watch the video to find out their secret, and then find out how you can help protect monarch butterflies' habitat.