Bouncing bird may be the funniest clip from Planet Earth II

This humorous sequence from Planet Earth II reveals the difficulties faced by male widow birds trying to attract a mate

For a male widow bird, getting noticed is somewhat difficult. The tall grasses of Kenya's Maasai Mara make them hard to see.

So males first snap or trample down some grass to make a dancefloor. These leaping letharios use these to attract the females' attention by jumping and singing. Those that jump highest and longest tend to get the girl.

From Planet Earth II's fifth episode "Grasslands".

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