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Fireflies Put on a Spectacular Mating Dance | Short Film Showcase

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Published on : 11 Jun 2019

Every year, hundreds of thousands of fireflies begin their mating dance in the pine forests of Mexico. Filmmaker Blake Congdon captured this incredible phenomenon as never before seen.

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Upin Ipin Terbaik
Upin Ipin Terbaik 14 days ago

Nature's glitter.

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OZ Kids
OZ Kids 14 days ago

I miss seeing them while i was kids at the rice field. But sadly they are extinct now (in my area) I think because the farmers using pesticides. It's very sad

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Kid Studio
Kid Studio 14 days ago

I don’t care how interesting or worthy the video is - that voice over is untenable. Or in my case unlistenable. Click off immediately.

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MN Toys
MN Toys 14 days ago

Eww they did S3X

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OZ Kids
OZ Kids 14 days ago

Just like a fairy tail

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National Geographic Kids

This also happens in my backyard... Here in TN. USA, almost all summer long!! Beautiful!!

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ARPO The Robot for All Kids

Don't try to cross into the USA while Trump is president, fireflies!

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OZ Kids
OZ Kids 14 days ago

Thank you creator of heavens and earth ELOHIM,  only you can create something like this

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Giọng Hát Việt Nhí

It's so beautiful... just like watching a fairytale movie

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Thần Tượng Âm Nhạc Nhí

In Assam they are known as 'Junaki poruwa'

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Art for Kids Hub
Art for Kids Hub 14 days ago

Wow this is amazing. Next destination trip yay!

Girl turn off the lantern.

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Erlania e Valentina

*That Voice!*

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14 days ago

Sensacional

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Baby Big Mouth
Baby Big Mouth 14 days ago

How dramatic

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14 days ago

Nature's wonderful spectacle.

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Kids Roma Show
Kids Roma Show 14 days ago

Wow

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Susi kids TV
Susi kids TV 14 days ago

amazing,
in my place there were so many fireflies but now they were gone, :(

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nhacthieunhi
nhacthieunhi 14 days ago

Only one hour a year- and you'll see them IF , if I happen to choose the RIGHT spot to see it..?? In the Dense Mexican Desert...?? ODDS ARE; this May be the ONE- I can cross- off of my Bucket !list..and feel okay about missing it!!!

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NaoFun Toys
NaoFun Toys 14 days ago

அற்புதமான படைப்பு

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Playground for kids

Amazing beauty of nature. And also some credit goes to that girl.

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