I Bet You Didn't Know These Birds Even Existed, But They Do. They're Awesome. SEPTEMBER 8, 2014. We promise that you've never seen these birds on Animal Planet. They're rare, exotic, and a must see on your radar. Because from super horned birdies from South America, to the crowned kings of the jungle, these 20 colorfully awesome birds will leave you wondering how those TV shows ever missed them.