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Gigantic School Of Flying Rays Filmed Leaping

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 06 June 2014 - 10:26 PM

Pictured soaring high above the water, you might think these winged wonders are a rare type of bird but they are actually flying mobula rays.

Seen bursting out of the water with their wings outstretched, the incredible series of pictures manages to capture the sprightly sea creatures mid-flight.

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Posted 06 June 2014 - 10:42 PM

Wow. Those guys really get some air. I find the huge school of them somewhat creepy... alien...

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Posted 06 June 2014 - 10:56 PM

That was incredible! The numbers were boggling! Drop me in the middle! Baja looks like the place to for a lot of cool marine life.

"very little is known about the species, including why they jump out of the water"   because it's flippin' fun! But the belly flop landings look a bit rough...

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Posted 06 June 2014 - 11:32 PM

You think that's impressive? Wait until you see one of these jumping at you!!!!

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Posted 07 June 2014 - 12:57 AM

Gorgeous!  I must admit tho I mistook the word 'rays' for 'rats' when I first clicked on the link. lol


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Posted 07 June 2014 - 01:46 AM

I witnessed that in Cabo San Lucas once.  It was pretty cool.


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Posted 07 June 2014 - 04:13 AM

Adios sir/ma'am who gets struck in the head by one of those.

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