This gorgeous video of an eagle soaring through a mountain forest in France sure does give you an idea of how it looks to fly like an eagle.

Some guys strapped a GoPro camera onto an eagle's back and then let it glide over the trees and between the mountains in Chamonix, France. We're not sure how the eagle felt about that (he seems fine with it), but there's no arguing with the results.

And while you're in the mood, here's a peregrine falcon catching a tasty meal:

[Kottke]