Over the years behaviourists and scientists have been able to piece together and explain animal behaviour – however there are some things that are so odd that even the greatest brains can’t explain it. From goats that faint to the wiesel war dance, here are 20 very strange animal behaviours.
20. Kamikaze Birds
Every year between the months of September and October – thousands of birds dive to their deaths in the rural village of Jatinga in India. Scientists think that this could be due to a combination of environmental factors and the birds becoming disorientated by the village lights. Most birds survive the nose dive, but village locals spear the birds as they descend due to superstitions.