11 Weird Animals You Didn’t Know Could Fly

May 26, 2015 at 10:32 am |

These amazing animals are airborne!

Story Courtesy: The Dodo, Aaron Rodriques

You may have thought that animals needed flying abilities to rule the sky, but several species can achieve takeoff by using their skin, ribs, and even silk to glide through air. These animals that take the phrase “when pigs fly” to heart!

Flying Spider

Flickr/ Malcolm Tattersall

Snakes can fly — and no, we don’t mean on a plane. Freaked out yet?

Watch the skies for these flying animals in the slideshow below...