Attenborough: the amazing Lyre Bird sings like a chainsaw! Now in high quality – BBC Earth

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David looks at this amazing bird, which mimics the calls of other birds – and chainsaws and camera shutters! Watch more high quality videos on the BBC Earth YouTube channel here: and visit for all the latest natural history exclusives and fantastic new wildlife videos.


Don Fuchs says:

Reallee?!?-That's so cool,ya gotta bring him to South Florida,and hear what he says,mate!…LOL!

Barbara Stepien-Foad says:

gosh their mimicry is perfect, shame they have chainsaws nearby.

Александр Викторов says:

what a detaile sound, its much better than beatboxers and synthesizers

nattasarocks says:

reminds me of a radio searching a station in the beginning

أكرم الغامدي says:

سبحان الله العظيم وبحمده.

Dafuq97 says:

hehe cute bird😍

that guy with the ravioli says:

The Michael Winslow bird

The Magical Rapist Duck says:

2:30 for chainsaw

Kodi Castillo says:

i love birds

they're so stupid looking

Dominique Maeda says:

insanely cool.

TheRonster9319 says:

The chainsaw part totally blew my mind!

Hidetaka Koizumi says:

it's that dude from the police academy movies

Rob Sharpe says:

natures walking synthesizer.

anotherdamnsoprano says:

I lost it at "that was a camera shutter"

Noah Kristian Munkholm says:

I wonder if it can do David attenbourugh

Bongo2k says:

wow, national geographic used exactly the same footage…..

the nightvalian says:

He is so talented! I love Him!!

Raijuu says:

Once it got to the chain saws I seriously thought this was fake… o.o

Darkspriter4 says:

So dose this mean that michael winslow is half this bird half human?

Luke Dorman says:

this bird is a microphone and I love it

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