Your Life Will be Better After you Know About Frogmouths

Frogmouths are a kind of night-hunting, bug-loving bird that live in India, Southeast Asia, and Australia. They're very good at catching bugs and hiding and very bad at building nests. They mate for life and, in places where there are cars, they are very good at getting hit by them because they fly toward the bugs that are illuminated by headlights. Dangit.
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  • Lol

    Maddie KlawiterMaddie Klawiter4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • As if I didn’t have an irrational fear of owls already!!! Those eyes and beautiful... scary... powerful essence to them.. seem alien like to me. Yes, very irrational...

    Mamma LlamaMamma Llama5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • "And D is to spray poop all over it" ah yes you already said they were from Australia.

    MikeJF85MikeJF858 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Does wearing the pizza john Halloween mask count as wearing a mask in public? Asking for a friend.

    Marian HendersonMarian Henderson18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why did I not know about frogmouths sooner - my life is now complete.

    Marian HendersonMarian Henderson18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • yes

    Neha KhawajaNeha Khawajaหลายเดือนก่อน
  • this was an excellent way to make my quarantine better!

    Nerd JourneysNerd Journeysหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Watching this again, my biggest take away is asking myself if the Pizza John Halloween mask counts as personal protective equipment.

    Site VisitsSite Visitsหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Gambleh opo doan iki rapahamaku

    Ridho SlemanRidho Slemanหลายเดือนก่อน
  • Barn owls are my favorite animal just learned about frogmouth and I'm already obsessed 😁

    Krista DeerKrista Deerหลายเดือนก่อน
  • When I saw these at the Omaha Zoo I squeed at an embarrassing volume.

    Effervescent SlothEffervescent Sloth2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Being an outdoorsy kid who grew up in rural Australia I have only seen 3 Tawny Frogmouths in 30 years, one swooped right in front of our torch to get a rainmoth, one we spotted in the daytime by accident as we were looking for firewood and the third was one just chilling on a fence post at night, we got so close to it we could have picked it up. Incredible Birds.

    SEE YAI AYESEE YAI AYE2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Great content, just please don't shout.

    Maciej GawineckiMaciej Gawinecki2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Looms sort of like a chuck will's widow

    Aceystar 1Aceystar 12 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Potoo, Hank

    Heather GalaherHeather Galaher2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Bird fur by I love you needs to be a shirt

    Carly HillenCarly Hillen2 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • When I want someone to cheer up, I tell them to google "baby tawny frogmouth". CUTEST THING EVER

    antigracefulantigraceful3 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I don’t know if the hummingbird statement is accurate. Frogmouths are in the Order Caprimulgiformes with nighthawks, which are the closest relatives to owls, and the hummingbirds are in Apodiformes and their closest relative is the swifts.

    parkerandrecreationparkerandrecreation4 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • My life is all changed after this.

    Rachana KarriRachana Karri4 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • potoos are better don't get fooled by him frogmouth just plagiarized my beloved potoos

    Desempar.eDesempar.e4 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • All this just reminded of Shoebill Storks because I'm still not convinced those aren't puppets.

    rachel sydneyrachel sydney5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Adorably Furious sounds like one of the 7 Dwarves that didn't make the cut, and there needs to be a Disney movie made him immediately.

    Araxie RoseAraxie Rose5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • "If ravens had eyes like owls, we would let them teach kindergarten." - Hank Green, 2019, ideas for the future 😂

    Privacy LoverPrivacy Lover5 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Your enthusiasm is hilarious especially towards the end. How does your brother react to these?? 😆

    J WildJ Wild6 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I gotta say - I got what I was promised

    kamputiskamputis6 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • i must *p o k e*

    Space ElevatorSpace Elevator6 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Tawny Frogmouth .. Amazing bird ...

    thomasksatriagurkha7thomasksatriagurkha77 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Okay but y'all need to talk about the potoo It's basically a cursed frogmouth

    jjaystar94jjaystar947 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • This was my first uncommon pin I'm so happy!!! Thank you guys!

    Vicky NguyenVicky Nguyen7 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Frogmouths in baskets? My life is complete now.

    faith over fearfaith over fear8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I am still not sure, are they actually two brothers or is it the same guy all along?

    CraftBastiCraftBasti8 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Macy SoukupMacy Soukup8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Owen has started TALKING?? How old have I gotten?? Omg

    F AF A8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • very interesting, i also upload a story about ceylon frog mouth

    talson p mathewtalson p mathew8 หลายเดือนก่อน

    sarcasmo57sarcasmo578 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • So drunk this makes me so happy

    Tanya AndinoTanya Andino8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • The interior of the Tawny Frogmouth's mouth is sulphur yellow as a threat display. Imagine trying to do sometthing with a stump and - SURPRISE HUGE MOUTH! Boom, no more potential predator.

    InterNutterInterNutter8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I love the frogmouth at the bottom of the pin. It's so silly looking.

    Bobbydog66Bobbydog668 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Anteaters, please!!! 🐜

    clevershitterclevershitter8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Of COURSE it’s Australian.

    kkranberrykkranberry8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Not quite as cute as the Kakapo though 😊

    Johanna BrownJohanna Brown8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I saw a frogmouth last week... they are awesome.

    Casey ClarkCasey Clark8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Yeah! I got the rare one this month. Thanks for these lovely pins.

    Gina PiselloGina Pisello8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I, too, LOVE the FROGMOUTHS! I love that they pretend to be wood when asleep. I love their giant eyes & mouths. I love that the babies look like unfinished muppets from Jim Henson. I, also, love potoos! Thank you for giving a shoutout to frogmouths, they rock & so do you!

    piediddlypiediddly8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • First Australia has flying foxes, now these adorable things!! They are offsetting the dangerous, poisonous, deadly, scary animals w/these highly appealing creatures 😍

    A Detailed HouseA Detailed House8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Evolution has been proved impossible. Intelligent design has been scientifically proven.

    Cali Love BugCali Love Bug8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • At first I thought it was a Harpy Eagle in the screencap. If you prefer weird nightmare fuel to furbies, check them out...

    David RichDavid Rich8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I DID know about Frogmouths and I was delighted you did this video and I found out more about this adorably freak bird! Oh, I'm so happy! They're like Nature/Evolution said "I bet eventually we could get to an animal that is just straight up a Muppet, not Muppet-like but just a straight up friggin' Muppet" (although a scatological one). Thank you Hank!

    Shannon WallsShannon Walls8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Finally, you've found yourself, your style, your presence, online. When you were with the other guys their video editing was lousy, their scripts were too cumbersome. This is much better, smoother, naturally enthusiastic, and you're smiling. Big difference, you earned my sub.

    Wilmer AvilésWilmer Avilés8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I've had a few great experiences with Tawney Frogmouths back in Tasmania. Extremely friendly and confident creatures.

    Duncan GroveDuncan Grove8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • In sunshine coast australia and around here, we have a lot of tawny frogmouths, they get very doughy around artificial lights so you can walk up to them if theyve flown close to a streetlamp or headlights or something at night and theyll just hang out there and not move as long as you keep your distance. Its very very magical

    theruby811theruby8118 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Well slap my amphibious ass and call me spunky!

    Shiva's ChimeraShiva's Chimera8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • but...shapeshifting is cute...

    Zaffre PhoenixZaffre Phoenix8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • "You probably haven't even heard of them" bold of you to assume, good sir

    Tony PerriTony Perri8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I looked after a tawny frogmouth at taronga zoo in Sydney, its name was cricket and he was the cutest thing ever!

    Chloe WaineChloe Waine8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I confirm that my life is better

    boop oop a doopboop oop a doop8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Those pins are so cute!

    Madison MosbaughMadison Mosbaugh8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • My new favorite birb. Such a cute birb!

    Nari S. LinNari S. Lin8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • ❤️😃❤️😍🤯❤️🤩❤️ Just absolutely love it and love this episode and THANKS for putting a smile on my face and giving me the best thing to think about.

    Jenn V.S.O.PJenn V.S.O.P8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Apparently, when in doubt if something is cute. Just...ahem... "TURN IT INTO A BABY!" Yeah, that will get em.

    Brenden WaggonerBrenden Waggoner8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • I thought birds have beak not mouth Am I in a different world

    islamdo goislamdo go8 หลายเดือนก่อน

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  • adenosine triphosphate adenosine triphosphate adenosine triphosphate

    wanderingintimewanderingintime8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Mosquito Hawks

    wcharliewilsonwcharliewilson8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Grew up with these guys around... Always sitting on the road predending to be a stick, gotta get out of the car and move them. They let you pick em up if they in stick mode.

  • I like your work on scishow but this video did not make my life better. Can I have a time refund please?

    Redeamable GraceRedeamable Grace8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Cartoon owls

    Gustav GnöttgenGustav Gnöttgen8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • one place i lived we had tawnies breading in our bck yard, they would sleep on a branch with chicks on the middle and a parent on both ends, we could always find them in the day cos they snore

    Furry from FinleyFurry from Finley8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • My family went to a place and we caught a frogmouth

    Lil BorkiLil Borki8 หลายเดือนก่อน
  • Oh yeah my life is better now :)

    Kotori MinalinskyKotori Minalinsky8 หลายเดือนก่อน
Your Life Will be Better After you Know About Frogmouths