Big Birds That People Could Confuse For Muppets

There are two birds that exist in nature that are so big that people would be excused for thinking that they might be people in bird costumes. That’s right, these are real-life Big Birds. One of these birds even looks like a Jim Henson puppet.

Keep reading to see the largest eagle in the world (that kind of looks like a person in cosplay) and an African stork with a very interesting face. These birds are really something to behold.

An Interesting Face

Harpy Eagle
Photo Credit: RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP via Getty Images
Photo Credit: RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP via Getty Images

This is a harpy eagle. It’s quite a strange-looking bird. The harpy eagle is the largest and most powerful raptor that can be found in the world. It’s also the largest eagle in the world.