Why Hummingbirds Don't Like Flying in Rainy Conditions

No bird is more skilled at in-flight feeding than a hummingbird, thanks to their ability to hover in the air. But if it's rainy, these fantastic flyers have to be extremely careful not to get hurt. (2:17)

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