Bird vs snake by Samuel Cox (6 images)

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A cunning bird with an extremely peculiar throat captures a camouflaged snake which wrestles for life in its final seconds. The Southern Ground Hornbill, which looks like the angriest bird on the planet, rips a vine snake from a nearby tree.

The vine snake can be seen making a last attempt to wriggle free, but the hornbill's grip is too strong and wins the overall battle. The scenes captured in Kruger National Park, South Africa, perfectly show the rare sight of the hornbill as...
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