Birds from Russia and eastern Europe form what is known as murmurations, grouping together to create a spectacular show in the Middle Eastern sunset.
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Starlings form spectacular 'dancing clouds' over Israel.

Starlings from Russia and eastern Europe have created a spectacular show in the Middle Eastern sunset.

They group together to help find food and fend off foes.

These murmurations, as they are known, make it difficult for a bird of prey to target a single bird.

Mysterious starling murmurations

Footage shows huge starling formation

  • 12 Jan 2016
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