Everyone has wanted to fly at some point in their life. Unfortunately for most of us, watching this unbelievable trailer about Discovery's Winged Planet is the closest we'll ever come to actually flying. That's okay thought because the footage is unbelievable—cameras were mounted onto birds to see life from their point of view.
Though we've seen helmet cam footage from a bird's perspective before, it was never like this. Winged Planet is not some one-off experiment, this video shows what it's like to be embedded with a flock of birds. You can see different environments, flying formations, life, death, hunting and so much more. It's a bird's life like we've never seen it before. Here's how they pulled it off: